Cool Tech Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Cool Tech spotlight highlights topics from Body Scans and Cell-Phone to Nano-Technology and Robots. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Cool Tech spotlight lesso...

Building Big Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Building Big spotlight highlights topics from Bridges and Skyscrapers to International Space Stations and the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Lesson plans for these topics and more are ...

Practical Math Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Practical Math spotlight highlights topics from Comparing Prices and Estimating Distance to Graphs and Statistics. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this Practical ...

Science Skills Spotlight Lesson Plans

January 2, 2014

BrainPOP's Science Skills spotlight highlights topics about Science from States of Matter to Mineral Identification and the Periodic Table of Elements. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all ...

Computer Science Education Week, the Hour of Code and BrainPOP

December 3, 2013

December 9-14th is the official Computer Science Education Week featuring the Hour of Code, "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify 'code' and show that anyone can learn...

De-“Mist”-ifying Cloud Computing

November 11, 2013

In our newest BrainPOP technology movie, Tim introduces Moby to the wonders of cloud computing. Discover how the "cloud" is really a network of powerful data centers connected by the Internet. Learn h...

The NMC Horizon Project Wants Your Stories of Innovative Technology Use in the Classroom!

September 24, 2013

The 2013 Horizon.STEM Advisory Board invites educators to share their stories on innovative classroom technology! The NMC Horizon Project has selected a list of 12 “Technologies to Watch” which wi...

BrainPOP, Acuity and 21st Century Skills

September 17, 2013

The 21st Century Skills initiative is at the heart of the Common Core State Standards. With the arrival of the Common Core State Standards, students in Grades K-12 are entering a new era of learning t...

Addition Blocks Comes to GameUp

June 11, 2013

Addition Blocks is the newest math game to be featured on GameUp!  Back in 2011, the Federal Department of Education’s Digital Promise Initiative announced the STEM Video Game Challenge, and Georg...

BrainPOP attends the Science Online Teen Unconference in New York City

April 18, 2013

On Saturday, our own Maia Weinstock represented BrainPOP at the inaugural Science Online Teen unconference in New York City. An offshoot of the popular Science Online held each year in North Carolina,...