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Fannie Lou Hamer

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Most BrainPOP movies start with a letter from a kid. But every once in a while, when just the right grown-up gets in touch, we’re willing to give them an ear, too. That’s what happened when we got ...

Lab Safety Lesson Plan: Create Safety Rules Posters

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 6-12, students watch the BrainPOP movie Lab Safety and explore the other features in this topic to fully understand why lab safety rules are important. Studen...

ISTE Seal of Alignment Review Findings Report

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BrainPOP is now officially recognized for enhancing digital-age skills by meeting all seven ISTE standards for students.  Download and read the report....

Ethics Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Ethics Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. Bef...

Behavior Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Behavior Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. B...

Fitness Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Fitness Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

Scientific Modeling Lesson Plan: Lost at the Forever Mine

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-9, students play Lost at the Forever Mine, a game that introduces mathematical modeling that scientists and engineers practice to describe data and predict ...

Filmmaking Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Filmmaking Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

Fannie Lou Hamer Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Fannie Lou Hamer Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the m...

Back to School Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Back to School Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the mov...