Percussion Instruments Lesson Plan: Playing with Words

July 20, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades K-5, students will use BrainPOP resources to become familiar with percussion instruments. They will also practice playing the instruments on a given c...

Subtracting with Regrouping Background Information for Teachers and Parents

July 17, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about subtraction and regrouping (or borrowing.) The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. mo...

Subtracting with Regrouping Activities for Kids

July 16, 2013

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about subtraction and regrouping (or borrowing). These activities are designed to complement the ...

Ratios Lesson Plan: Ratio Rumble Game

June 5, 2013

In this ratios lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students explore ratios and proportions using an online math game called Ratio Rumble. Students will identify ratios when used in a varie...

Pearl Diver Math Game Essential Questions

May 31, 2013

How can fractions be expressed, ordered, and compared? How is adding and subtracting fractions different and similar from working with whole numbers? How can number lines help us to predict the...

Flower Power: Math Game Essential Questions

May 31, 2013

How are common and decimal fractions alike and different? How are models best used to see how fractional parts can be combined or separated? How can I use concrete materials and drawi...

Addition Blocks Math Game

May 29, 2013

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Addition Blocks, a free online math game....

Adding with Mental Math Lesson Plan: Addition Blocks Game

May 29, 2013

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 1-5, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive game) to practice combining numbers to create target amounts. Students will ...

Martin Esterman: Games, Math Fluency and Award Winning Ways

May 29, 2013

Martin Esterman, the National STEM Video Game Challenge winner, joins us for a webinar on math fluency and the Common Core State Standards for Math practice. Martin tells us why he’s decided to use ...

Dividing with Remainders Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 23, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about division and dividing with remainders.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movi...