Heat Transfer Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: Why do you think hot things, like food, cool down? (Predict) What do you think causes a cup of coffee to cool down if you leave it out? (Predict)   During the Movie (Pause...

Immune System Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   Why do we get sick? How do you think our bodies fight infection? (Tap prior knowledge)   During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop at the following times i...

Distance Learning Tips 

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Right now, millions of students (and teachers) are adjusting to remote learning. Learning from home can be challenging for students. It's tough sharing space with siblings and other family members, se...
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What’s New at BrainPOP: April Recap

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Working from home has not slowed us down! At BrainPOP, we’ve been busier than ever creating new content, leading distance learning webinars, and finding ways to make learning from home both meaningful...
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Updated Movie: American Revolution

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We are excited to present our updated American Revolution topic, which is part of our growing Colonial America unit. In this movie, Tim and Moby explore the battles and alliances that marked this long...
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NEW Movie: Distance Learning

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Right now millions of students are practicing distance learning—and we know it can be challenging! In BrainPOP's new Distance Learning Movie, Rita and Moby share strategies for learning remotely, offe...

Distance Learning Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What has distance learning been like for you? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you like most about distance learning? What is most challenging? (Express opinion)   &...
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Updated Movie: Pocahontas

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We are excited to present an updated topic to our growing Colonial America unit, Pocahontas! This updated movie tells the true story of one of the most famous Native American women in U.S. history.  J...

Birds Lesson Plan

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

Birds Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   Describe a bird you’ve seen. (Tap prior knowledge) Why do you think birds are able to fly? (Predict)      During the Movie (Pause Points):   Stop a...