Making a BrainPOP Style Movie

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When students make a BrainPOP-style movie, they put to use a range of important skills, from brainstorming and writing to collaborating and producing. And, by identifying and then applying specific vi...
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Take a Tour of BrainPOP’s New Look!

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Originally Recorded December 2015 BrainPOP has a brand new look! Join us for a tour of the newly redesigned site, developed with input from educators like you. We’ll lead an expert guided tour o...

Programming Lesson Plan: Run Marco! Game

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 1-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore computer coding, algorithms, and programming....
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BrainPOP Has a New Look!

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BrainPOP has a brand-new look! We’ve launched a major redesign, developed with educator input to ensure we present our users with a site that’s fresh, appealing, tablet- and smartphone-ready, an...

BirdSleuth Sound Lesson Plan: Bird Song Hero Game

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In this BirdSleuth lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8, students learn about sound and how spectrograms reflect pitch and duration. Students then create their own spectrogram to represent ...

Observational Skills and Spectrogram Lesson Plan: Bird Song Hero Game

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In this Bird Song Hero lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 2-8, students use their observational skills to match each bird song to its corresponding spectrogram (a visual representation of the s...
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Visual Information is a Fundamental Element in Learning

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This case study, presented by The MirandaNet Fellowship, investigates whether the growing use of BrainPOP videos, gaming and quizzes enriches student learning and, if so, what can be done to improv...
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Two new movies now on BrainPOP

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We're proud to announce the BrainPOP team has been hard at work on a new movie for the Famous Authors and Books Unit in English-Language Arts AND a new movie for the Diseases, Injuries, and Conditions...
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Newly Updated Mars Topic Reflects NASA’s Big News

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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...
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Using The Quiz Mixer

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This screencast provides a brief overview of The Quiz Mixer....