Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Understand How Organisms Interact with their Environments

July 21, 2021
This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Ecosystems, and supports students’ understanding that organisms are dependent on their interacti...

Ecosystem Exploration Lesson Plan: BeastBox

November 19, 2018
This lesson plan–developed by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s K-12 Program–is adaptable for grades 3-8 and features BeastBox, a game that e...

3.4.2 Pond Ecosystem Lesson Plan

July 7, 2015
In the BrainPOP ELL movie, Pond Ecosystem (L3U4L2), Moby is taking Ben for a boat ride when suddenly a fish jumps out of the pond. Moby want...

Forests Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

June 20, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about forests. It is designed to complement the Fo...

Freshwater Habitats Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

July 2, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about freshwater habitats. It is designed to compl...

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Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Understand How Organisms Interact with their Environments...

Ecology Lesson Plan: iBiome-Wetland Digital Game

March 17, 2016
In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students play iBiome Wetland, a game in which players  rebuild a wetland habitat destroyed by...

Comparing Habitats Lesson Plan: Rainforest, Desert, or Freshwater?

June 6, 2012
In this multi-day comparing habitats lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn abo...

Classroom Activities: Frogs

June 19, 2018
These classroom activities are designed to complement the Frogs topic on BrainPOP Jr. How High? Frogs are some of the most efficient j...

Natural Disasters Lesson Plan: Cause and Effect

June 5, 2011
In this natural disasters lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to identify and explore various ty...