Penguins Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What do you know about penguins? What do you want to know about penguins?   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at the following times in the movi...

Bill of Rights Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   When do you hear people discussing the Bill of Rights? What do you know about the Bill of Rights?    During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at the fo...

Regions of the Thirteen Colonies Lesson Plan: Guess the Region Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about the three regions that the original 13 colonies made up: New England, Middle, and Southern. Using wha...

Regions of the Thirteen Colonies Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What do you know about the original thirteen colonies? Where in the country were the thirteen colonies?   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at...

Functions Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: What do you know about computer programming? What do you think functions in computer coding might be?     During the Movie (Pause Points): Stop at the following time...
Curriculum Connection

BrainPOP and iCivics: Political Parties

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It’s a party… but not the kind with ice cream and cake! Remind students that a political party is an organized group of people who share similar views on issues, such as taxes, healthcare, and climate...

Pearl Harbor Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: What do you know about the bombing of Pearl Harbor during World War II? What do you want to know about Pearl Harbor?   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop a...

Hibernation Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: What is hibernation? What animals do you know of that hibernate?  What do you hope to learn about hibernation?   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at th...

Winter Holidays Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: Which winter holidays do you celebrate? What is your favorite winter holiday?   During the Movie (Pause Points): Stop at the following times in the movie and ask questi...
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BrainPOP Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

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Looking for fun, easy, and meaningful ways to celebrate Computer Science Education Week (CSEd) and Hour of Code (December 9-15)? BrainPOP’s got you covered! From our extensive collection of computer s...