November Curriculum Spotlights

November 7, 2014

Did you know that each month, BrainPOP highlights movie topics and other resources that might be relevant to your curriculum? Our Curriculum Spotlight page gives you a yearlong overview of all BrainPO...

Dog Show Picture Prompt

October 16, 2014

Use this image of a dog show as a written or oral prompt about the movie Old Dog, New Tricks (L2U1L5), which reviews reflexive and object pronouns, phrasal verbs, and the modal can....

7 ways to differentiate lessons with BrainPOP

October 15, 2014

How can you use a single BrainPOP movie to differentiate lessons and meet the needs of ALL students in your class? Here are 7 suggested ways for meeting the needs of both struggling students and advan...

Speak Up 2014 – Make Your Voice Heard

October 10, 2014

Are you “Speaking Up” about digital learning this year? If not, you are missing a unique opportunity to have your views—as well as the views of your educators, students, their parents and the lo...

People Can’t Fly Storyboard Sequencing Activity

October 6, 2014

Write captions and/or sequence the images using ordinal numbers in this storyboard sequencing activity from the movie People Can't Fly (L2U2L3)....

October Curriculum Spotlights

October 3, 2014

Did you know that each month, BrainPOP highlights movie topics and other resources that might be relevant to your curriculum? Our Curriculum Spotlight page gives you a yearlong overview of all BrainPO...

6 Free Games for Teaching Kids Computer Programming

September 26, 2014

BrainPOP's GameUp has six excellent free games to introduce students to coding and computer programming. Click on each link below to view our game resources, including related BrainPOP movie topics, l...

After the Storm Literacy Game: Preparing for Game Play

September 18, 2014

You can prepare your students for getting the most out of the literacy game After the Storm: Day One by using these great resources: Mini-Lesson: What Do Your Students Know about Hurricanes? Backg...

A Quick Way to Find BrainPOP Lesson Materials

September 17, 2014

Did you know you can search all of our BrainPOP lesson materials by the movie topics? Just visit our Movies page on BrainPOP Educators and click on the subject area you're interested in. You'll fin...

Uncle Joe’s Restaurant Sequencing Sentence Strips

September 15, 2014

In pairs, students match the sentence halves, and then put them in the correct sequence according to the movie, in this sequencing sentence strips activity. When they have finished, have them watch th...