Plate Tectonics Lesson Plan: Earth’s Systems

April 17, 2022
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Plate Tectonics Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Plate Tectonics...

Mechanical vs. Chemical Weathering Lesson Plan: How Geological Features are Formed

June 8, 2012
In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to investigate the scientific view of how th...

Plate Tectonics Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

August 26, 2019
Before the Movie What do you know about plate tectonics? (Make connections) What do you hope to learn about plate tectonics? (Set goals)...

Shaken Up

August 25, 2011
If you’ve ever experienced an earthquake, you know how scary it was for East Coasters when the ground started moving on Tuesday afternoon.  ...

August Spotlight: Natural Disasters

August 5, 2010
Spotlight: Natural Disasters helps students understand the causes and impact of avalanches, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, tsunamis...

Relative Dating Lesson Plan

February 11, 2020
This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Relative Dating, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for e...

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Lesson Plan Title Subject Area Grade Level. Reptiles Lesson Plan: From Molecules to Organisms, Structures, and Processes. Science. 3-5, 6-8....

Scientific Modeling Lesson Plan: Lost at the Forever Mine

August 13, 2019
In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-9, students play Lost at the Forever Mine, a game that introduces mathematical modeling that sci...

Locate an Earthquake’s Epicenter Lesson Plan: Earthquake Game

September 19, 2016
In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, students play the Earthquake Game, a simulation game that challenges them to find the epicent...