Poetry Lesson Plan: Craft and Structure

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Poetry Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Poetry, and supports the standard of explaining structural elements of poems. Stude...

Plot Lesson Plan: Analyze development of characters and ideas

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Plot, and supports the standard of analyzing how ideas and characters develop over the course of a story. Students demonstrate understanding through a variet...

Theme Lesson Plan: Determine theme of a text

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Theme, and supports the standard of determining the theme and supporting details....

Story Conflict Lesson Plan: Analyze interactions between different elements of a story

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Story Conflict, and addresses the standard of analyzing how different elements of a story interact, like the influence of characters on the plot. Students d...
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Free BrainPOP Access for Schools Closed Due to the Coronavirus

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Many schools in countries around the world have had to close temporarily due to the coronavirus outbreak. Recognizing the enormous impact this situation has on a school community, we are offering f...

Classroom Activities: Email

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Email topic on BrainPOP Jr. Class Email Foster new friendships and help students practice their reading and writing skills. Pair students ...

Writing About Yourself Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about how to write about yourself. It is designed to complement the Writing About Yourself topic page on Brain...

Writing with the Senses Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about writing with the senses. It is designed to complement the Writing with the Senses topic page on BrainPOP...

Writing a Paragraph Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about writing a paragraph. It is designed to complement the Writing a Paragraph topic page on BrainPOP Jr. ...

Short Story Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about short stories. It is designed to complement the Short Story topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Review with yo...