Caring For Teeth Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about caring for teeth, dental health, and oral hygiene.  The information is designed to complement the BrainP...

Caring for Pets Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about caring for pets and animals.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Caring fo...

Food Groups Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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Nutrition is an important part of every child’s education. Many of today’s school cafeterias offer a wide variety of foods, but not all are healthy. By learning the importance of health and nutrition,...

Fire Safety Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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Most schools have fire drills to help prepare children in case of an emergency. Review safety procedures with children and help prepare them for emergency situations. Instill good safety practices and...

Allergies Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about allergies and allergic reactions.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Alle...

Sugar Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about sugar. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Sugar. It explains the type of c...

Smoking Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about smoking. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Smoking. It explains the type ...

Exercise Background Information for Teachers and Parents

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Exercise is the activity of exerting muscles in different ways to stay healthy and fit. Review with your children that a muscle is a body part that expands and contracts, or lengthens and shortens, to...

Virtual Labs: Gram Staining Lesson Plan

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore bacteria, pasteurization, and food safety in a virtual lab. Students learn how bacteria can be helpful and harmful to the human...
Quandary Assessment

Quandary Assessment Ideas

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Quandary is a great springboard for discussion, so plan to leave a chunk of time for this at the end of the session. We've provided several assessment ideas in the form of sample questions and areas f...