Galaxies

Educator Resources for Galaxies What do stars call home? BrainPOP’s starry pair talk about galaxies, constellations made of stars, gas, and ...

Planets and Galaxies Lesson Plan: Sizing Up the Universe Interactive Game

March 13, 2018
In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8. students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive) to explore the ...

Constellations

Educator Resources for Constellations Whether the Big Dipper, or Orion’s Belt, or Scorpio, these star patterns have always made humans wonde...

Milky Way

A BrainPOP movie about the Milky Way, the huge clump of stars that Earth and the rest of the solar system is a part of! Find out how many st...

Copernicus

Meet Nicolaus Copernicus, the man who dared to theorize that the universe didn’t revolve around him—or anyone else on Earth, either!...

Astrophotographers: Making the Invisible Cosmos Visible

September 13, 2019
Much of the light emitted by dim stars, nebulae, and galaxies is invisible to the naked eye. Watch as Joe DePasquale, Science Imager at the ...

Telescopes

In this educational resource page you will find lesson plans and teaching tips about Technology learn about lens, eyepiece, refractors, aper...

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn

March 13, 2018
In this solar system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define a celestial body and explain ...

MS-ESS1-2

Develop and use a model to describe the role of gravity in the motions within galaxies and the solar system. Copernicus Lesson Plan: Analyze...

Printables | BrainPOP Educators

Printables We’ve created a large collection of printables to help organize ideas, plan reports, design story maps, play games, provde inspir...