A Behind-the-Scenes Look at BrainPOP’s Upcoming “About Us” Project

November 24, 2015

Just in time for the launch of our redesigned website, students from Brooklyn Friends School  in New York City came to "class" on Saturday to explore our movie topics, GameUp, and other features. ...

Newly Updated Mars Topic Reflects NASA’s Big News

September 29, 2015

Yesterday, NASA announced the discovery of liquid water on the surface of Mars, underscoring the possibility of life on the red planet. While it may take scientists years to find out the source or ful...

Back to School 2014 with BrainPOP

September 5, 2014

Labor day has passed, and school is back in session!  Here are some ideas for using BrainPOP during the first few weeks of school. 1) Set up My BrainPOP with your students. Did you know that your s...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Ideas for Building Background Knowledge

January 18, 2014

Prior to implementing the Cheyenne Odyssey Lesson Plan and Game, it is important to build students' background knowledge about the Cheyenne and Plains Indians. We recommend familiarizing yourself w...

Ancient China Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2013

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 expl...

Allergies Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about allergies and allergic reactions.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie All...

Adding with Regrouping Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2013

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about adding with regrouping.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Adding with R...

Ancient Egypt Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2010

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about ancient Egypt.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Ancient Egypt. It expl...

Alexander Graham Bell Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2010

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Alexander Graham Bell and the invention of the telephone.  The information is designed to complement th...

Adding and Subtracting Tens Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 20, 2010

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about adding and subtracting tens.  The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Adding a...