Tilting Temperatures Lesson Plan: Seasonal Temperature Changes vs. Global Climate Change

June 19, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how the tilt of the Earth creates seasonal temperatures. Students will learn how global warming is c...

Order of Operations Lesson Plan: Math Skills Bingo

June 19, 2012

In this Order of Operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to apply the order of operations when computing with whole numbers, excluding a...

The Electoral Process Lesson Plan: Path to Be the President

June 18, 2012

In this Electoral Process lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the requirements to be President of the United States. Students will also investiga...

Brainstorming Web

June 15, 2012

A Brainstorming Web graphic organizer is helpful for keeping brainstormed ideas organized, and pre-planning a project or writing assignment. In the middle, students write in the main idea or central c...

Teaching with Games: GLPC Case Study: Steve

June 15, 2012

The Joan Ganz Cooney Center released new research from the Games and Learning Publishing Council initiative.  They conducted a series of video case studies and a national survey, Teacher Attitudes ab...

Plants and Animals Lesson Plan: The Food Chain Game

June 15, 2012

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to identify the roles that plants and animals play in various food chains during interactive ...

Graphic Arts Lesson Plan: Parts and Design of an Advertisement

June 14, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the role graphic art plays in modern advertising. Students will identify and understand the...

No Taxation without Representation Lesson Plan: Causes of the Revolutionary War

June 14, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the new laws and policies imposed under King George III's "New Colonial Policy," which included tax...

No Bully Zone Lesson Plan: Responding to and Preventing Bullying

June 14, 2012

In this Preventing Bullying lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to define bullying (and/or cyberbullying) and explain its effects. Stude...

Phases of the Moon Lesson Plan: Position of the Planets

June 14, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to demonstrate and identify the position of the earth, moon, and sun for each phase of the moon. Stude...