Antonyms, Synonyms, and Homonyms

How do words relate? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to three big word groups: antonyms, synonyms, and homonyms! Find out how puns work, as you discover the difference between homonyms, homographs, and homophones. Discover what a synonym is and how to find out which words are synonymous with other words. Finally, you’ll learn about antonyms, including what they are and how to find antonyms for specific words. So, what’ll you have on your bagel - lox or locks?

Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

Lesson Plan Summary In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify and analyze basic developmentally-appropriate grammar rules and create an ongoing review game to reinforce grammar skills for the class. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »
  • David Burrage

    I love the love and hate lesson for middle school students. That could get really serious!

  • Kris Pavlasek

    I’m always looking for opportunities to make word study a little more exciting. I like the student created game questions as an engagement tool. I also like the graphic organizer printables to use for small group instruction.


    Thank you for an idea that hits home the “real-life scenarios” as this is what we preach to our students everyday. This was well broken down and easy to navigate – games always make word work more fun!