Making New Words Lesson Plan: Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the function of root words, prefixes, and suffixes. Students will create new words by adding prefixes...

Magnetism Lesson Plan: Magnetic Fields and Magnetic Poles

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define, describe, and draw magnetic field lines around a single magnet. Students will also describe the inter...

Math Concepts Lesson Plan: Lure of the Labyrinth Mine Shaft Game

June 8, 2012

In this math concepts lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6, 7, and 8, students use BrainPOP resources and a free online game to to explore mathematical concepts. They will describe, represent,...

Informed Voting Lesson Plan: Let’s Vote For Our President

June 8, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to talk, draw, and write about the rights and responsibilities of a good citizen. Students will identi...

Let’s Recycle! Lesson Plan: Pollution and the Importance of Recycling

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore recycling, pollution and their effects on the earth. They will also explain the importance of recycli...

Thomas Edison Lesson Plan: How Inventions Build Upon Each Other

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to identify important accomplishments in the life of Thomas Edison. Students will also research later inventions...

Numbers and Operations Lesson Plan: The Online Game Krypto

June 8, 2012

In this numbers and operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the function of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in problem...

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn

June 8, 2012

In this solar system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define a celestial body and explain how objects orbit and rotate. Students then use online gamin...

Managing Diabetes Lesson Plan: The Diabetic Dog Game

June 8, 2012

In this diabetic dog lesson plan about managing diabetes, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the elements a diabetic person (or in this game, a dog!) needs...

Folk Music Lesson Plan: The Legend of John Henry

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the legend of John Henry and make connections to folk music. Students will also explain how folk stor...