3.2.1 Conjunctions Lesson Plan

July 1, 2015

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, And Then What? (L3U2L1), Ben visits a fortune teller at a carnival, and asks questions about his future. But who is this mysterious fortune teller? Students connect the dots...

Constitutional Convention Lesson Plan

June 26, 2015

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online social studies game) to explore the Constitutional Convention....

Time Zone X Game Discussion Ideas for Art and Music

June 26, 2015

Use these questions to help students reflect on their learning around art and music topics (both during and after the Time Zone X game) and expand the discussion to how game play relates to real life:...

Time Zone X Game Discussion Ideas for Health

June 26, 2015

Use these questions to help students reflect on their learning related to health topics (both during and after Time Zone X game play) and expand discussion to how game play relates to real life: W...

Time Zone X Game Discussion Ideas for Social Studies

June 26, 2015

Use these questions to help students reflect on their learning related to social studies topics (both during and after Time Zone X game play) and expand discussion to how game play relates to real lif...

Time Zone X Game Discussion Ideas for Science

June 26, 2015

Use these questions to help students reflect on their learning around science topics (both during and after the Time Zone X game) and expand the discussion to how game play relates to real life: W...

Relative Pronouns Sentence Strips

June 17, 2015

Print and cut out the sentence strips. Distribute the sentence fragments and relative pronouns to pairs of students, small groups, or individuals. Challenge students to create sentences with the sente...

Four Corners Learning Strategy

June 15, 2015

Four Corners is an interactive learning strategy that promotes listening, verbal communication, cooperation, critical thinking, and decision-making. It can be used at any level. Write a controversi...

Checks and Balances Lesson Plan: Branches of Power Game

June 13, 2015

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online social studies game) to learn about checks and balances and the branches of government....

Helping to Build a “Nation of Makers”

June 12, 2015

We’re so proud to announce our involvement with the National Week of Making, celebrating the builders, creators, designers, and problem solvers among us! Running today through June 18th, the Nationa...