New On BrainPOP Jr: Prefixes

March 11, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP Jr. Writing
A new week and a new topic page on BrainPOP Jr: Prefixes!  In this movie. Annie and Moby explain that a prefix is a letter or group of letters that is attached to the beginning of a word to change ...

Navigating the Writing Process with Kerpoof and BrainPOP

January 23, 2013

Categories: Writing
Navigating the writing process can be a challenge for many teachers. But in this webinar, Devren Hobbs, Education Manager at Kerpoof, and Jessica Storer, Manager of Education Outreach at BrainPOP, sho...

New Content on BrainPOP ESL

October 17, 2012

Have you checked out BrainPOP ESL lately? If so, you may have noticed our new content: Level 3, Unit 4! We are excited to announce the launch of this new unit, which brings BrainPOP ESL up to 80 speci...

Punctuation Lesson Plan: A Hands-On Activity

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to recognize correct punctuation in a given text. Students will punctuate original sentences...

Idioms and Clichés Lesson Plan: How to Identify, Use, or Avoid Them

June 5, 2012

Categories: Lesson Plan
In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore idioms and cliches. Students will identify idioms and clichés in books and use them in or...

June Spotlights

June 1, 2012

  Things get a little weird this month on BrainPOP with June’s spotlight: Weird Science.  We’ve included everything from Bruises to Bats to Boogers.  Yuck!  Explore those strange carnivor...