Art in Nature Lesson Plan: Impressionism and Landscape Painting

July 15, 2012

In this two-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students learn about Impressionism and view work by artists such as Monet and Pissarro. Through BrainPOP videos and interactive activiti...

Graphic Arts Lesson Plan: Parts and Design of an Advertisement

June 14, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the role graphic art plays in modern advertising. Students will identify and understand the...

Folk Music Lesson Plan: The Legend of John Henry

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the legend of John Henry and make connections to folk music. Students will also explain how folk stor...

Primary and Secondary Colors Lesson Plan: How Are Colors Created?

June 8, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify primary/secondary colors as well as warm/cool colors and their relationship to each ot...

Harlem Renaissance Lesson Plan: Creating Interactive Presentations and Non-Fiction Comics

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to research, evaluate, and synthesize information about the Harlem Renaissance from a variety of resources. Stu...

Vincent Van Gogh Lesson Plan: Original Self-Portraits

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore Vincent Van Gogh's portraits, self-portraits, landscapes, and still life paintings. Students will...

Photography Lesson Plan: Documenting Learning with Digital Cameras

June 7, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the functions of digital cameras. Students will then use a digital camera to tak...

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 ...

Musical Genres and Instruments Lesson Plan: Learning and Making Music

August 19, 2011

In this musical genres lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources to conduct independent and/or collaborative research on a selected musical topic. Students will s...

Famous Artists and Musicians Lesson Plan: Who Inspires YOU?

August 14, 2011

In this artists and musicians lesson plan, which is adaptable for any grade level, students use BrainPOP or BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the life and works of a self-selected musician or artist. ...