Curriculum Connection

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Valentine’s Day

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You can count on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. to get to the HEART of the matter on Valentine’s Day!  Explore these heart-smart movies, games, and more with your students.

BrainPOP Movies

Heart: Learn about the human heart and how it works.

Circulatory System: Discover the heart’s job in moving blood through the body.

BrainPOP Jr. Movie

Heart: Find out why your heart beats.

Make-a-Movie

Taking on the role of filmmakers, students produce their own BrainPOP-style movies about the heart or circulatory system. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a class screening of everyone’s movies.

Games

Guts and BoltsHelp Moby construct a cyborg Tim and discover the interplay of human body systems, including circulatory.  

Build-a-Body: Circulation SystemThis drag and drop game gets the heart pumping as players build a human circulatory system.