Drafting Board Writing Games Introduction Video

January 24, 2014

Click to watch a 4 minute overview video showing how you can use the Drafting Board writing games to help students meet Common Core writing standards. How Can Drafting Board Writing Games Help You?...

Constitutional Law Lesson Plan: Do I Have a Right? Game

January 23, 2014

In this constitutional law lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore constitutional law and citizen's rights. Students will...

Game Strategy Worksheet for Monster School Bus

January 21, 2014

For use while playing Monster School Bus, this game strategy worksheet encourages students to record their general strategy for game-play and then to write down specific number combinations for each l...

New Year, New Ideas for Using BrainPOP

January 2, 2014

At BrainPOP we often say, there isn't a right way to use BrainPOP, there are many ways to use BrainPOP!  At BrainPOP Educators, our goal is to share all the successful ways to use BrainPOP movies, ac...

Creative Programming Lesson Plan: 15 Blocks Game

December 6, 2013

Categories: Lesson Plan
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to learn about creative programming. Through the game Tynker: 15 Blocks Challenge, st...

The Hour of Code: Getting Ready

December 5, 2013

Learn how to work an "Hour of Code" into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims to show kids the importance of computer science – which 90 percent of schools d...

Computer Science Education Week, the Hour of Code and BrainPOP

December 3, 2013

December 9-14th is the official Computer Science Education Week featuring the Hour of Code, "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify 'code' and show that anyone can learn...

Getting Ready for an Hour of Code – Webinar Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET

December 2, 2013

Categories: Teacher Resources
Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET Getting Ready for the Hour of Code Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims t...

New Movie on BrainPOP Jr.- Fish

November 26, 2013

Categories: BrainPOP Jr. Science
In BrainPOP Jr.’s newest science movie, Annie and Moby explore fish. Starting with the broad question of What are fish?, this movie discusses how fish are classified and the unique characteristics o...

Discovering Digital Tools for Learning With Graphite.org

November 15, 2013

Pinpointing the best digital tools for your students can be pretty overwhelming. Thankfully, there’s Graphite.org, a free service from the non-profit Common Sense Media. Through rigorous ratings and...