Demo Observations

May 31, 2012

This Demo Observations graphic organizer is a useful tool to guide students in thinking deeply and to record their scientific observations. Using this graphic organizer, students follow along during a...

Story Map 1: Reading Strategies or Writing Tool

May 31, 2012

This story map graphic organizer can be used for students to practice reading strategies or as a writing tool.  Students can identify the elements of a story they are reading or use it to plan a stor...

Judicial System Lesson Plan: The Argument Wars Game

May 30, 2012

In this judicial system lesson plan focusing on the Argument Wars game, adaptable for grades 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP and GameUp resources to learn about the purpose and function of the Sup...

Scientific Method Lesson Plan: The Microbes Game

May 30, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify and explore the steps in the scientific method. Students then practice following t...

Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Supreme Decision Game

May 30, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the powers of government set forth in the Constitution and the fundamental liberties ensured by the ...

1960s Folk Music Lesson Plan: The Influence and Social Impact of Music

May 30, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources explore the social impact folk music had on the 1960s. Students will discuss the main ideas and people ...

Types and Purposes of American Courts Lesson Plan: The Court Quest Game

May 24, 2012

In this American courts lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the different types of courts in the American justice system and explore th...

Number Lines and Estimation Lesson Plan: Battleship Numberline Game

May 24, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore mathematical concepts such as estimation, whole numbers, decimals, and fractions. Students will use ...

Virus and Bacteria Lesson Plan: You Make Me Sick Game

May 24, 2012

In this Virus and Bacteria lesson plan, which is adaptable for grade 6 through 12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how viruses and bacteria are spread. Students will play an online game whi...

Lesson Plan: Write Your Own BrainPOP Script!

February 9, 2012

Having students compose their own scripts for BrainPOP is a great way to help them synthesize information about any curriculum topic or skill that they’re studying. It's especially useful for he...