Computational Thinking Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families when teaching K-3 students about mindfulness. It is designed to complement the Computational Thinking topic on BrainPOP Jr.   Today,...

Mindfulness Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families when teaching K-3 students about mindfulness. It is designed to complement the Mindfulness topic on BrainPOP Jr.   Ask students to t...

Mindfulness Lesson Plan: Create a Class Gratitude Book

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Mindfulness and explore related resources to learn about mindfulness, and how practicing it can help them notice an...

Thanksgiving Jr. Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching grade K-3 students about the Thanksgiving holiday. It is designed to complement the Thanksgiving topic on BrainPOP Jr.   ...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching Thanksgiving

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the Thanksgiving topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Thanksgiving History Together with your child, discuss how you've celebrated pas...
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

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BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. offer a diverse collection of resources to help your class learn about and celebrate Latino culture and history during Hispanic Heritage month AND all year long!  We cover...
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BrainPOP Awarded ISTE Seal of Alignment

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BrainPOP is now officially recognized for enhancing best practices of digital age teaching and learning by aligning with indicators across the seven ISTE Standards for Students at both the foundationa...

Long “O” Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families when teaching K-3 students about long o sound. It is designed to complement the Long O topic page on BrainPOP Jr.   Before you begin...

Bossy R Lesson Plan: Let Me In!

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Bossy R and explore related resources to learn about r-controlled vowels. Students applying what they learn by play...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching Bossy R

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the Bossy R topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Bossy Finger Game Have a list of words ready, some with bossy “r” and some with “r,” but not ...