Writing a Paragraph

How do you write a good paragraph? In this movie, you’ll learn how to form a paragraph using a topic sentence, supporting details, and a closing sentence. Watch as Annie decides on a thesis or main idea, and proofreads her work.

Research Skills Lesson Plan: Be a BrainPOP Expert

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP and/or BrainPOP Jr. resources to conduct independent and/or collaborative research on a selected topic. The focus of this lesson is to support students in identifying their interests and following their passions in an educated manner. Students will share their research findings with the class using web 2.0 tools or other presentation methods. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Writing a Paragraph Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about writing a paragraph. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Writing a Paragraph topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »

Writing a Paragraph Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about writing a paragraph. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Writing a Paragraph. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »
  • Crystal Hoogeveen

    These resources are amazing! I have struggled for so long to teach writing a paragraph to my second grade students.

    • So glad we’re helping, Crystal!