Dictionary Lesson Plan: Using Guide Words

June 6, 2012

In this dictionary lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to find a word and its meaning in a dictionary using guide words. Students will ...

Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Debate the Amendments!

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to gain familiarity with the U.S. Bill of Rights. Students will determine how the Bill of Rights is relevant to...

Earth Cycles and Global Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, and Water Cycle

June 6, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the steps of the carbon, nitrogen, and water earth cycles. Students will also explore the...

Healthy Eating Habits Lesson Plan: Organic and Locally Grown Foods

June 6, 2012

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to build awareness of the natural world and make connections to fresh, locally grown foods, or...

Heredity and Genetics Lesson Plan: The Crazy Plant Shop Science Game

June 6, 2012

In this genetics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the genetic information that is contained in the chromosomes of each cell. Students will us...

Rock Cycle Lesson Plan: Magma and Sedimentary Rock

June 6, 2012

In this rock cycle lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore whether magma can turn directly into sedimentary rock. Students will review the pr...

Researching and Identifying Cnidarians Lesson Plan: Jellyfish, Coral, Anemone, Hydra, and Man-of-War

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to gain familiarity with the phylum of cnidarians. Students will research and communicate scientific informatio...

Create a Sustainable Ecosystem Lesson Plan: The Close-Knit Neighbors Game

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore symbiosis and how living things need one another to survive. Students will then create a sust...

Christopher Columbus Lesson Plan: Reliving the Voyage with Google Earth and Scratch

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources and Google Earth to relive Christopher Columbus' maiden voyage. Students will complete a map outlining the route...

The Electoral Process Lesson Plan: Choosing the President of the US

June 6, 2012

In this two-day electoral process lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the full process of the presidential election. Students will analyz...