Statue of Liberty 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 the Statue of Liberty and its history. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie ...

Background Information for Teachers and Parents About School

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about what it's like to go school, and prepare them for their school experience. The information is designed t...

Ellis Island 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 immigration and Ellis Island.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Ellis Is...

Chief Joseph 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 Native Americans, the Nez Perce, and Chief Joseph.  The information is designed to complement the BrainP...

Community Helpers 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 neighborhood and community helpers.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Co...

Ancient China 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 ancient China.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Ancient China. It expla...

Addition Blocks – Research Summary

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Addition Blocks was winner of the 2012 STEM Video Game Challenge. Designer Martin Esterman shares his research summary of this award winning game....

Bacteria Virtual Lab Lesson Plan: Gram Staining Simulation

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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...

Ancient Rome 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 ancient Rome.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Ancient Rome. It explain...
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...