1.3.3 There is / There are Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, There are Monsters! (L1U3L3), Ben and Moby see many things in the park through their telescope, including a few surprises! Using the phrases there is and there are Ben descr...

1.3.2 Plural Nouns Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Friends are Fair! (L1U3L2), Ben and Moby watch an exciting basketball game on TV, inspiring them to go outside and play, too. In this lesson students are introduced to plura...

1.3.1 Definite and Indefinite Articles Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, An Egg and an Igloo (L1U3L1), Ben and Moby enjoy a picnic in the park until the weather threatens the day. Ben uses the articles (a / an / the) as he and Moby unpack their l...

1.2.5 Present Progressive Review Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Ben Needs Help (L1U2L5), Ben needs Moby's help moving boxes. But when Moby claims he’s too busy, Ben doesn’t take no for an answer. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades...

1.2.4 Stative Verbs Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, I Love the Poppers! (L1U2L4), Ben and Moby make a big mess while dancing around and  listening to music. When they see Ben’s mom coming home, only Moby can save the day!  In...

1.2.3 Present Progressive (Questions) Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Who’s Making Noise? (L1U2L3), Ben is trying to do homework, but it’s too noisy! In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8, students participate in activities, use images...

1.2.2 Present Progressive (Negative) Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, You’re Not Listening (L1U2L2), Ben and his friends get in trouble at the museum for not paying attention to the rules. The movie introduces the present progressive negative ...

1.2.1 Present Progressive (Affirmative) Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, I’m Cleaning Now (L1U2L1), Ben is cleaning his room while Moby and the others are having fun outside. As Moby realizes that if he helps out, they’ll all be able to have a go...

Sortify Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

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This page provides Sortify game lesson ideas for BrainPOP's Sortify game. The ideas are adaptable for any subject area and any grade level (K-12.) Learn how the Sortify game can be used as a playful a...

1.1.5 Commands (Imperatives) Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Run! Don’t Stop! (L1U1L5), Ben uses commands as he coaches the reluctant Moby for the Robot Olympics. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8, students form affirmativ...