Invention of the Telephone Lesson Plan: From Alexander Graham Bell to the Cell Phone

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 2-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify and sequence important accomplishments in the life of Alexander Graham Bell. Students then resea...

Presidential Powers and Responsibilities Lesson Plan: Executive Command Game

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In this Executive Command game lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore presidential powers and responsibilities. Students will also apply knowledge ...

Environmental Solutions Lesson Plan: A Webquest

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In this environmental solutions lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources, a WebQuest, and a graphic organizer to investigate different environmental prob...

Dr. King, Similes and Metaphors Lesson Plan: Identifying Literary Conventions in a Historical Speech

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 to 5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the purpose of similes and metaphors. Students will identify examples of simile use in specific hi...

Water Pollution Lesson Plan: How Oil Spills Affect Ocean Animals

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In this water pollution lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 to 5, students use BrainPOP resources to determine causes of ocean oil spills and explore how birds, marine mammals, and fish are a...

Democracy Lesson Plan: Comparing Direct and Representative Democracies

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the differences between a direct democracy and representative democracy. Students will also i...

Bill of Rights Lesson Plan: Debate the Amendments!

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to gain familiarity with the U.S. Bill of Rights. Students will determine how the Bill of Rights is relevant to...

Civil Rights Lesson Plan: Tracking History Through Timelines

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In this Civil Rights lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 5, students use BrainPOP resources to develop an understanding of how to use and create a timeline. Students will utilize tech...

Christopher Columbus Lesson Plan: Reliving the Voyage with Google Earth and Scratch

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources and Google Earth to relive Christopher Columbus' maiden voyage. Students will complete a map outlining the route...

The Electoral Process Lesson Plan: Choosing the President of the US

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In this two-day electoral process lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the full process of the presidential election. Students will analyz...