Wanna know about light? You’ve come to the right place! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby will teach you all about artificial light sources and visible light. You’ll learn about the two ways in which artificial light can be created, and how fast light can go. Whether you prefer to light your surroundings with a light bulb or a candle, you’ll discover enough about each light source to understand how they work! You’ll also gather info on natural sources of light — like from the sun and even some animals! Plus, Tim and Moby explain how the electromagnetic spectrum and reflected light help your eyes to see. How enlightening!

Light Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about light. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Light. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning.  See more »

Light Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about light. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Light topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »