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What’s New at BrainPOP: March Recap

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With schools closed due to the coronavirus, and students learning from home, BrainPOP has been pulling together resources and ideas to support teachers with distance learning and families with ways to...

Scientific Process Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What comes to mind when you hear the term “scientific process”?   (Tap prior knowledge)   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at the following times in th...
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New Topic on BrainPOP: Scientific Process

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There are many ways to teach science, from following the steps of the scientific method to performing cool science experiments. At BrainPOP, our mission has always been to spark students' interest in ...

Scientific Process Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Scientific Process, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate...

Barack Obama Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Barack Obama, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate ...

Research Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: Describe a recent research report. What worked? What didn’t work?? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you hope to learn about writing a research report? (Set goals)   During ...

Research Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Research, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate prio...

Creative Coding Steps: Math Problem

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Download, print out, and distribute steps for coding a math problem....

Creative Coding Steps: Story

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Download, print out, and distribute steps for coding a conversation that tells a story....

Creative Coding Steps: Game

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Download, print out, and distribute steps for coding a sorting game. ...