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Muscles

Muscles

July 28 - August 1

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark

August 1

William Clark’s birthday, 1770

Lewis and Clark Expedition

Lewis and Clark Expedition

August 1

William Clark’s birthday, 1770

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Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

August 2

Declaration of Independence adopted, 1776

George Washington

George Washington

August 2

Declaration of Independence adopted, 1776

Big Bang

Big Bang

August 2

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

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Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler

August 3

Adolf Hitler became supreme leader (Führer) of Germany, 1934

Back to School

Back to School

August 3

August Spotlight: Back to School

4

Presidential Power

Presidential Power

August 4

Barack Obama’s birthday, 1961

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong

August 4

Louis Armstrong’s birthday, 1901

Temperature

Temperature

August 4 - 8

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

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Temperature

Temperature

August 4 - 8

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Apollo Project

Apollo Project

August 5

Neil Armstrong’s birthday, 1930

The Moon

The Moon

August 5

Neil Armstrong’s birthday, 1930

Constellations

Constellations

August 5

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

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Temperature

Temperature

August 4 - 8

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Pop Art

Pop Art

August 6

Andy Warhol’s birthday, 1928

Internet

Internet

August 6

World Wide Web introduced, 1991

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6

Hiroshima Day (bomb dropped 1945)

Getting Started With My BrainPOP

Getting Started With My BrainPOP

August 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Head back to school with My BrainPOP, which lets you create custom assessments, incorporate gaming into instruction, and keep track of student learning.

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Temperature

Temperature

August 4 - 8

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Armed Forces

Armed Forces

August 7

U.S. Department of Defense established, 1789

Vietnam War

Vietnam War

August 7

Gulf of Tonkin Resolution approved, 1964 (gave Pres. Johnson power to use force in Southeast Asia)

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Temperature

Temperature

August 4 - 8

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon

August 8

Richard Nixon announced resignation, 1974

Space Flight

Space Flight

August 8

Barbara Morgan became first teacher to fly in space, 2007

Supreme Court

Supreme Court

August 8

Sonia Sotomayor became first Hispanic Supreme Court justice, 2009

Online Safety

Online Safety

August 8

August Spotlight: Back to School

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Cherokee

Cherokee

August 9

International Day of Indigenous People

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 9

Nagasaki bombing, 1945

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Sculpture

Sculpture

August 10

Mount Rushmore construction began, 1927

Sculpture

Sculpture

August 10

Mount Rushmore construction began, 1927

Relativity

Relativity

August 10

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

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Internet Search

Internet Search

August 11

August Spotlight: Back to School

Place Value

Place Value

August 11 - 15

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

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Place Value

Place Value

August 11 - 15

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

August 12

T. rex Sue discovered, 1990

Fossils

Fossils

August 12

T. rex Sue discovered, 1990

Mars

Mars

August 12

Mars moon Deimos discovered, 1877

Solar System

Solar System

August 12

Mars moon Deimos discovered, 1877

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Place Value

Place Value

August 11 - 15

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Communism

Communism

August 13

Berlin divided into east and west, 1961

Dark Matter

Dark Matter

August 13

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

My BrainPOP for Administrators

My BrainPOP for Administrators

August 13 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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You’ve heard the buzz about My BrainPOP, which lets you create custom assessments and keep track of student learning.

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Place Value

Place Value

August 11 - 15

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

World War II

World War II

August 14

Japan surrendered to U.S., ending WWII, 1945

Stress

Stress

August 14

August Spotlight: Back to School

15

Place Value

Place Value

August 11 - 15

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte

August 15

Napoleon Bonaparte’s birthday, 1769

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt

August 15

Panama Canal opened, 1914

60s Folk

60s Folk

August 15

Woodstock Festival began, 1969

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Mexican Revolution

Mexican Revolution

August 16

Emiliano Zapata and Pancho Villa took control of northern Mexico, 1914

Gold Rush

Gold Rush

August 16

Gold discovered in the Yukon territory of Canada, 1896

Black Holes

Black Holes

August 16

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

17

Civil War

Civil War

August 17

Confederates defeated Union troops at the Battle of Gainesville (FL), 1864

CD

CD

August 17

The first compact discs released to the public (in Germany), 1982

Research

Research

August 17

August Spotlight: Back to School

18

Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark

August 18

Meriwether Lewis’s birthday, 1774

Lewis and Clark Expedition

Lewis and Clark Expedition

August 18

Meriwether Lewis’s birthday, 1774

Mars

Mars

August 18

Mars moon Phobos discovered, 1877

Solar System

Solar System

August 18

Mars moon Phobos discovered, 1877

Life Cycle of Stars

Life Cycle of Stars

August 18

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

Listening and Speaking

Listening and Speaking

August 18 - 22

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

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Listening and Speaking

Listening and Speaking

August 18 - 22

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton

August 19

Bill Clinton’s birthday, 1946

Flight

Flight

August 19

National Aviation Day and Orville Wright’s birthday, 1871

Photography

Photography

August 19

Louis Daguerre announced the first daguerreotype, 1839

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Listening and Speaking

Listening and Speaking

August 18 - 22

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Space Flight

Space Flight

August 20

Voyager 2 spacecraft launched, 1977

Energy Sources

Energy Sources

August 20

Chemists (led by Glenn Seaborg) first isolated a visible amount of plutonium, 1942

Concept Mapping with BrainPOP’s Make-a-Map

Concept Mapping with BrainPOP’s Make-a-Map

August 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Introducing Make-a-Map, the newest addition to the My BrainPOP suite of features!

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Listening and Speaking

Listening and Speaking

August 18 - 22

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

August 21

Lincoln-Douglas debates began, 1858

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

August 21

Lincoln-Douglas debates began, 1858

Portraits

Portraits

August 21

Mona Lisa stolen (by Vincenzo Peruggia – it was later returned), 1911

Reading Skills

Reading Skills

August 21

August Spotlight: Back to School

22

Listening and Speaking

Listening and Speaking

August 18 - 22

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Slavery

Slavery

August 22

Nat Turner led a slave rebellion in Virginia, 1831

Baseball

Baseball

August 22

Nolan Ryan became the first Major League pitcher to record 5,000 strikeouts, 1989

Moon Phases

Moon Phases

August 22

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

23

Slavery

Slavery

August 23

International Day for Remembrance of Slave Trade

Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman

August 23

International Day for Remembrance of Slave Trade

24

Hurricanes

Hurricanes

August 24

Hurricane Andrew hit U.S. Southeast, 1992

Fast Land Changes

Fast Land Changes

August 24

Hurricane Andrew hit U.S. Southeast, 1992

Bullying

Bullying

August 24

August Spotlight: Back to School

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Hurricanes

Hurricanes

August 25

Katrina became a hurricane, 2005

Fast Land Changes

Fast Land Changes

August 25

Katrina became a hurricane, 2005

Atoms

Atoms

August 25

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

Kindergarten

Kindergarten

August 25 - 29

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

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Kindergarten

Kindergarten

August 25 - 29

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Women’s Suffrage

Women’s Suffrage

August 26

Women’s Equality Day

Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony

August 26

Women’s Equality Day: 19th Amendment officially adopted, 1920 (gave American women suffrage)

Dogs

Dogs

August 26

National Dog Day

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Kindergarten

Kindergarten

August 25 - 29

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Flight

Flight

August 27

First jet plane flight, 1939 (Heinkel He 178, piloted by Erich Warsitz

Volcanoes

Volcanoes

August 27

Krakatoa volcano erupted, 1883 (led to tidal waves and death of an estimated 40,000 people

Getting Help

Getting Help

August 27

August Spotlight: Back to School

Getting Started With My BrainPOP

Getting Started With My BrainPOP

August 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Missed our August 6th My BrainPOP overview?

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Kindergarten

Kindergarten

August 25 - 29

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

August 28

MLK Jr.’s “I have a dream” speech given, 1963

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

August 28

MLK Jr.’s “I have a dream” speech given, 1963

29

Kindergarten

Kindergarten

August 25 - 29

BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week

Dance

Dance

August 29

Michael Jackson’s birthday, 1958

Gravity

Gravity

August 29

August Spotlight: Nature of the Universe

30

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

August 30

Mary Shelley’s birthday, 1797

Atomic Model

Atomic Model

August 30

Ernest Rutherford’s birthday, 1871

Oceans

Oceans

August 30

Sylvia Earle’s birthday, 1935

Ocean Habitats

Ocean Habitats

August 30

Sylvia Earle’s birthday, 1935

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Blogs

Blogs

August 31

Blog Day

Blogs

Blogs

August 31

Blog Day

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

August 31

Princess Diana killed in an auto accident, 1997

Book Report

Book Report

August 31

August Spotlight: Back to School

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