## RIP Sally Ride

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The world lost a true pioneer yesterday. Sally Ride, who flew through space in 1983, died of pancreatic cancer. Though most well known as an astronaut, watch the BrainPOP animation to learn more about...

## Earth Awareness Lesson Plan: What’s Your Cause?

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In this Earth Awareness lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students choose an area of environmental interest that is relevant to them and use BrainPOP resources to explore the topic in-de...

## Order of Operations Lesson Plan: Math Skills Bingo

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In this Order of Operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to apply the order of operations when computing with whole numbers, excluding a...

## Money Mania Lesson Plan: Value of Quarters, Dimes, Nickels, and Pennies

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify a quarter, dime, nickel, and penny. Students will explore the value of each coin and count them,...

## Metric vs. Customary Units Lesson Plan: Which Should You Use?

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In this metric vs. customary units lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the differences between metric and customary units of measurement. Student...

## Measuring Liquids Lesson Plan: Cups, Pints, Quarts, and Gallons

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In this multi-day measuring liquids lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the standard measures that are used to describe capacity. Students wi...

## Making Sense with Cents Lesson Plan: Understanding the Value of Coins

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the penny, nickel, dime, and quarter. Students will identify and state the value of coins and app...

## Woodwind Instrument Lesson Plan: Make Your Own Instrument

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify characteristics of woodwind instruments. Students then create and play their own original woodwi...

## Good Advice on Credit Cards Lesson Plan: Fees, Interest Rates, and Using Credit Responsibly

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In this Using Credit Responsibly lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the basic parts of a credit card and how personal information is encoded. ...

## Fractions with Moby Lesson Plan: What Are Fractions and How Are They Used?

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn what fractions are and how they are used. Students also use hands-on materials to explore fraction ...