American Revolution Lesson Plan: U.S. History

January 6, 2022
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the American Revolution Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic American Re...

Causes of the American Revolution Lesson Plan: U.S. History

September 2, 2021
This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Causes of the American Revolution, and supports the standard of analyzing the economic, intellectual, and cultural forces that contributed to the war. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative projects....

American Revolution Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

April 10, 2020
Before the Movie   What do you know about the American Revolution? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you want to know about the Amer...

U.S. History Lesson Plan: Exploring Cause and Effect

August 29, 2011
In this U.S. History lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students select two topics in U.S. history and use BrainPOP resources ...

Thirteen Colonies Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2013
This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the original thirteen colonies of the United...

Mission US Lesson Plan: For Crown or Colony?

October 31, 2018
This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, centers around Mission US: For Crown or Colony?, a game in which students take on the role of a...

July Spotlights

July 2, 2012
School’s out for summer, but that doesn’t mean students can’t squeeze in some summer learning with our spotlights. July spotlights, Red, ...