Curricular Tie-Ins for May

Posted by allisyn on

Keep this list of BrainPOP movies handy, and check our online Curriculum Calendar for additional tie-ins. ♦ May 1: Tell (102) stories about the Empire State Building, which opened today in 1931,...

More Appreciation for Our Teachers

Posted by SM Bruner on

A shiny apple. The handwritten bright red "A" at the top right margin of wide-lined paper. A welcoming morning greeting. Chalk dust. It's Teacher Appreciation week; a time to recall those special ed...

May Webinars

Posted by allisyn on

Join us in May for one of our free weekly webinars, taking place every Wednesday at 4:30 pm EDT unless otherwise noted. This month, special guests cover a range of topics beginning with "Student T...

Webinar Alert: Podcasting With Passion

Posted by allisyn on

Podcasting with Passion Wednesday, April 28 *6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Brent Coley, of elementary school podcast fame for his ColeyCasts, shares his experiences of creating podcasts with his stu...

FAQ – Webinars

Posted by allisyn on

We have recently switched webinar platforms and we'll now be using Elluminate Live! for all of our free webinars. Elluminate offers many features we think you'll love, including more intuitive parti...

BrainPOP Español

Posted by allisyn on

We just received a question on the blog asking if BrainPOP is available in Spanish. The answer is yes! BrainPOP Español offers BrainPOP content in, well, Español! Please let your colleagues know...

Free Professional Development, Engaging Parents, & Online Educational Communities

Posted by allisyn on

Yow! That's a lot for one title, but there's a lot going on! The free webinars we offer on Wednesdays have been a great success. Thanks to those of you who have helped to spread the word and for all...

Blue Moby!

Posted by allisyn on

Warning: the homemade Moby sweetness factor here is sky high! Check out our latest featured video tutorial, inspired by BrainPOP Jr., and created by Liz Gatewood and Sandi Johnson's 3rd graders from...

Webinar Alert: BrainPOP + Promethean

Posted by allisyn on

Join us for our free webinar! Promethean and BrainPOP Wednesday, April 7 6:30 PM EDT Duration: 1 Hour Join special guest Dave Kootman, former elementary school teacher, and now Promethean's Teachin...

Looking for Last Minute Thanksgiving Lessons?

Posted by allisyn on

One of my fondest memories of special projects was this Thanksgiving Traditions lesson that I did with my 3rd and 4th graders. Take a look! It's easily adaptable for any age, and involves a menu of...