Mmm...Chocolate! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the world of chocolate, giving you a brief history of this sweet stuff! You'll go on a trip through whole process of chocolate making, from harvesting to melting in your mouth, with plenty of stops in between! You'll learn where chocolate's cacao beans grow, how they're prepared, and what kind of chocolate isn't actually chocolate. Trust us, you'll be amazed at what goes into getting chocolate from bean to bar!
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 5, students use BrainPOP resources to identify healthy foods and portion sizes. Students then use the healthy eating food guidelines to create models and categorize different types of food. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students will analyze a slideshow of the 10 best careers of the future. Students will use BrainPOP and other internet resources to research one of these careers, or design their own career based upon the most pressing 21st century needs identified in the slideshow. Each student will create an individual slide and description based on his or her selected career to create a collaborative slideshow about STEM careers of the future. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about planning projects when they create a science fair exhibit. They will select their topic, explore the criteria for planning, and design a compelling and realistic experiment based on their topic. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards. See more »