Primary Source Activities That Are Currently On BrainPOP

January 8, 2015

We're in the process of adding Primary Sources to our movie topics, giving you one more way to build cross-disciplinary literary skills! Our Primary Source activities present students with provocative...

Equal Splitting Lesson Plan: Slice Fractions Game

January 7, 2015

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 2-5, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore equal parts, equal splitting, fractions, equivalent fractions, and other ma...

Grammar and Editing Lesson Plan: The Quill Game

January 6, 2015

In this grammar lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to practice finding and editing grammatical mistakes....

Catch BrainPOP on the Road This January

January 6, 2015

Catch BrainPOP on the road! We're heading to some great conferences this month: January 20 - January 23, 2015 FETC Orlando, FL January 21 - January 24, 2015 BETT London, UK January 29 - J...

Area of Rectangles: How Much Wallpaper Do We Need?

January 2, 2015

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn to how to calculate the area of rectangles. Students will then make a real-world connection and show th...

Planets and Galaxies Lesson Plan: Sizing Up the Universe Interactive Game

December 19, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8. students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive) to explore the vastness of the universe and the size and distance between c...

Differentiated Lesson Plan on the Scientific Method

December 7, 2014

In this differentiated lesson plan for grades 2-4, students will explore the scientific method using BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ESL resources....

Where to Catch BrainPOP on the Road This December

December 1, 2014

Catch BrainPOP on the road! We're heading to two great conferences this month before the holidays: December 2 - December 4, 2014 LACUE New Orleans, LA December 8 - December 9, 2014 MN TIES...

Tips for Using BrainPOP at Home During the Holiday Break

November 21, 2014

Would your students benefit from participating in fun, informal learning activities during their holiday break? Share this post with children and their parents to provide great opportunities for learn...

5 Reasons to Use Closed-Captioning with BrainPOP Movies

November 19, 2014

Here are some great reasons to use closed-captioning with BrainPOP movies. It's easy! All BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ESL movies have built-in closed captioning (or subtitle) features. See...