Census Lesson Plan: Class Debate

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 4-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about the U.S. Census. As they discover the benefits and the drawbacks of a population count, students dete...

Census Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Census Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. Bef...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lesson Plan: Sequencing Events

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement. Students will sequence the major events...

Transportation 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 transportation. It is designed to complement the Transportation topic page on BrainPOP. People get to...

Vincent van Gogh 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 Vincent van Gogh. It is designed to complement the Vincent van Gogh topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Encour...

Pablo Picasso 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 Pablo Picasso. It is designed to complement the Pablo Picasso topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Explore art ...

Classroom Activities: Pablo Picasso

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Pablo Picasso topic on BrainPOP Jr. Color Period Have students create several works of art that explore one color or shades of one color. ...

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...

Continents and Oceans 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 continents and oceans. It is designed to complement the Continents and Oceans topic page on BrainPOP Jr....

Classroom Activities: Continents and Oceans

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Continents and Oceans topic on BrainPOP Jr. Travel Fair Hold a travel fair for the class. Allow each student to choose a country of inter...