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Common Core State Standards and Make-a-Map

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Make-a-Map, BrainPOP's concept map tool, addresses the goals of the following Common Core State Standards: READING CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1 Read closely to determine what the text says explicitl...
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Standard Alignments and Creative Coding

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Creative Coding has been designed with multiple standards in mind, particularly Common Core Mathematical Practice Standards and the Next Generation Science Engineering Standards. As students learn to ...
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Dig Deeper into BrainPOP Topics with FYIs

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Looking for topic-specific, grade-appropriate informational texts? BrainPOP's got you covered! Every BrainPOP topic features a set of  up to 6 nonfiction, informational "FYI" articles that dig deep...
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Focusing on FYIs

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Do your students always want to know more about a topic after watching a BrainPOP movie? Quench their curiosity with BrainPOP's  FYI feature.  Each FYI provides students with a fascinating, high int...
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Over 7 dozen primary sources are now on BrainPOP

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Did you know that primary source activities now accompany more than 90 BrainPOP topics? We're featuring archival newspapers, essays, documents, photographs and video clips related to BrainPOP topic...
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Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Common Core ELA Standards

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In this 3-part series, BrainPOP’s Assessment Specialist, Kevin Miklasz, shares his analysis of the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards  in relation to the levels of Bloom’s taxonom...
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Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Common Core Math Standards

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In this 3-part series, BrainPOP's Assessment Specialist, Kevin Miklasz, shares his analysis of the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards  in relation to the levels of Bloom's taxonomy. ...
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BrainPOP Refinements and the Common Core State Standards

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Like all educational content providers, BrainPOP has been adjusting to the curricular demands of the Common Core State Standards.  We've addressed the changes by creating new content, making alignmen...
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Teacher Support Materials and Assessment with Quandary

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This screencast outlines teacher support materials and assessment ideas for Quandary, one of the award winning English games on BrainPOP's GameUp....
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“Read all About it” in our December Newsletter

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Extra! Extra! The December 2013 edition of our newsletter has hit the stands. Get the latest on our holiday offer; the slew of new Tech & Science games on GameUp; the ways we supported CSEdWeek; r...