Back to School with BrainPOP

August 20, 2012

As the summer begins winding down, we, at BrainPOP, want to help you best prepare for the start of the school year. From personal goal setting, to helping students achieve, to coordinating with parent...

BrainPOP Students Blog

August 17, 2012

Categories: General Webinar
Watch how BrainPOP students blog in the classroom to learn and help each other find answers!...

Note Taking With BrainPOP

August 17, 2012

See how a 4th grade class uses BrainPOP movies and activity pages for note taking....

Introducing BrainPOP to your Science Class

August 17, 2012

See how BrainPOP is used to teach a science class....

New Topic Page: Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 13, 2012

You've come to expect BrainPOP movies to explain concepts and ideas with clarity, depth and respect. These qualities are especially important when explaining complex and sensitive topics, such as Sept...

Mooresville, Alignment and Building a Culture of Innovation.

August 1, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Conferences
BrainPOP was thrilled to sponsor and attend Summer Connection 2012, a conference in Mooresville, North Carolina - home of the "Digital Conversion Initiative" - one of the nations first, and most succe...

BrainPOP Presents Basketball

July 26, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP Social Studies
  Just in time for the summer olympics, check out BrainPOP's new movie about basketball.  Join Tim and Moby for a journey through the history, the rules and the vocabulary involved in one of ...

STEM Teacher Corps Announced

July 25, 2012

Last week, President Obama announced plans for a national corps group to recognize and reward leading teachers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas.  Recognizing the ...

Federal Funds and Economics Lesson Plan: The Fed Chairman Game

July 17, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan
In this Economics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an economic simulation to explore the influence of the Fed on the United States' economy....

Symbolism and Themes Lesson Plan: The Lord of the Flies Game

July 17, 2012

  In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online interactive game) to explore the symbolism and themes of William Golding's novel "Lor...