Concept Mapping with BrainPOP’s Make-A-Map Tool

November 18, 2014

Have you tried Make-a-Map yet? BrainPOP Movie watching becomes interactive with our Make-a-Map tool. Click the "Make-a-Map" button on any topic page and give it a try! The movie appears in the upp...

Touchdown! Rosetta’s Lander Makes History

November 13, 2014

Yesterday, after a journey of billions of miles, a probe the size of a washing machine landed on the surface of a speeding comet. In recognition of the European Space Agency's achievement, we've added...

November Curriculum Spotlights

November 7, 2014

Did you know that each month, BrainPOP highlights movie topics and other resources that might be relevant to your curriculum? Our Curriculum Spotlight page gives you a yearlong overview of all BrainPO...

6 Free Halloween Resources on BrainPOP

October 29, 2014

Halloween is almost here! We've got 6 spooktacular BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. features to help you celebrate with students in an educational way! Learn all about the holiday's origins with our Fea...

7 ways to differentiate lessons with BrainPOP

October 15, 2014

How can you use a single BrainPOP movie to differentiate lessons and meet the needs of ALL students in your class? Here are 7 suggested ways for meeting the needs of both struggling students and advan...

Guest Blogger Nili Bartley on My BrainPOP, Grammar and the Flipped Classroom

October 10, 2014

Today's guest blogger, 4th grade teacher Nili Bartley from Hopkinton MA attended our first "Certified BrainPOP Educator"  workshop at ISTE 2014 in Atlanta. Read on to learn about Nili's success using...

Desalination Game Lesson Plan

October 4, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-12, students work collaboratively to explore a challenging puzzle game which simulates a desalination machine....

Code Monkey Programming Game Trailer

October 1, 2014

Check out this brief video to learn more about the programming game Code Monkey and how it can be used to teach coding to students....

Photosynthesis Lesson Plan: The Ruby Realm Game

October 1, 2014

In this lesson plan which was adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online science game) to learn about photosynthesis....

Computer Programming Language Lesson Plan: Code Monkey Game

October 1, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore a computer programming language....