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...

Celebrating Cesar Chavez Lesson Plan: Unions and the Rights of Migrant Workers

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how growing seasons affect the lives of migrant workers. Students will compare their own lives to th...

Chavez Day Lesson Plan: Understanding the Life of Migrant Workers

June 6, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to connect the life and achievements of Cesar Chavez to current events. Students will develop an understanding o...

Civil Rights Movement Lesson Plan: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to gain a deeper understanding of the contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the ...

Election Lesson Plan: Cast Your Vote!

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to collect information on the two political parties and compare and contrast them. Students develop an understa...

Book Reports Lesson Plan: Self and Peer Evaluation

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify the elements of a comprehensive book report. Students then create a book report...

Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions Lesson Plan: Check The Denominator!

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP to learn how to identify the lowest common denominator in equations, and add and subtract unlike fractions. They’ll also explain i...

Natural Disasters Lesson Plan: Understanding Geologic and Weather Events

June 5, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to gain a basic understanding of geologic and weather related natural disasters. Students will research one type...

The Ayiti Game and The Effects of Poverty Lesson Plan

June 5, 2012

This lesson, appropriate for grades 6-12, will give students an opportunity to explore the effects of poverty and lack of education through an interactive game. Ayiti: The Cost of Life is a web-based,...

Description/ Prediction Chart

June 5, 2012

This graphic organizer encourages students to make educated story predictions through recording the facts they already know, as well as story evidence....