Writing a How-To Essay Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 22, 2013

A how-to essay explains a process, or how to do something. The purpose of a how-to essay is to inform, or give informationm, to the reader. A how-to essay can describe how to make a peanut butter and ...

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 ...

BrainPOP Lesson on Blogs

June 26, 2012

Categories: General
Watch as I navigate my way through a lesson on blogs from BrainPop....

New BrainPOP Movie: Parallel Structure

March 30, 2012

Categories: BrainPOP English Writing
The BrainPOP topic library keeps growing!  Our Parallel Structure movie is the newest addition to our English and Writing offerings. If your writing seems wordy and unclear, then have we got a mo...

What’s New?

February 16, 2012

BrainPOP is always growing! Whether we're adding new topics to BrainPOP, sharing our favorite educational games on GameUp or a building new levels on BrainPOP ESL, we're hard at work curating and crea...

Webinar Alert: Navigating the Writing Process with Kerpoof and BrainPOP

October 18, 2011

Navigating the Writing Process with Kerpoof and BrainPOP Wednesday, October 19 6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Teaching writing skills can be a challenge for many teachers. But in this webinar, Dev...