Rocks and Minerals 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 rocks and minerals. It is designed to complement the Rocks and Minerals topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Wh...

Fossils 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 fossils. It is designed to complement the Fossils topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Learning about fossils ...

Soil Movie 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 soil. It is designed to complement the Soil topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Soil is one of Earth’s most im...

Classroom Activities: Fast Land Changes

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Fast Land Changes topic on BrainPOP Jr. Storm Tracker Storms can form out at sea and travel to land. But most storms dwindle away and neve...

Classroom Activities: Solids, Liquids, and Gases

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the States of Matter topic on BrainPOP Jr. Shapes Matter Remind your students that liquids take the shape of their containers. Experiment pour...

Classroom Activities: Soil

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Soil topic on BrainPOP Jr. In the Soil Bring in different kinds of soil for your students to analyze. If possible, have students use hand ...

Classroom Activities: Landforms

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Landforms topic on BrainPOP Jr. Map It Out Have your students create a relief or topographical map of their neighborhoods. You may first w...

Classroom Activities: Fossils

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Fossils topic on BrainPOP Jr. Prints Remind your students that scientists use clues from fossils to identify the plant or animal and learn...

Classroom Activities: Slow Land Changes

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Slow Land Changes topic on BrainPOP Jr. Weathered Walk Take your class out for a walk around the school grounds or neighborhood and have...

Classroom Activities: Physical and Chemical Changes

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Physical and Chemical Changes topic on BrainPOP Jr. Paper Give each student one or two pieces of scrap paper, newsprint, or pages from old...