Common Core State Standards and Word Play

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Common Core State Standards and Word Play Activity Every BrainPOP Jr. topic offers Word Play, interactive vocabulary activities that invite students to draw, write, and act out topic-related words fe...

Common Core State Standards and Primary Source Activity

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BrainPOP Primary Source activities, which invite students to experience history, science, math, and more first hand while sharpening their literacy skills, address the goals of the following Common Co...

Common Core State Standards and Challenge Tasks

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BrainPOP Challenges, which prompt students to apply their knowledge of a topic through a range of tasks. Each Challenge contains four of the following eight task types:   Concept Map Sequence ...
Feature Spotlight

Focusing on Related Readings

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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 Related Reading feature. Each Related Reading provides students with a f...
Primary sources

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...
April Curriculum Connections

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 taxonomy. ...
Primary sources

BrainPOP Contains Primary Sources?

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Did you know that BrainPOP hosts a collection of Primary Sources? This gives you one more way to build cross-disciplinary literary skills! Our Primary Source activities present students with provocati...
TSN2 Games Assessment Tools

Teaching Resources and Games Assessment Tools for TSN-2

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This video provides an overview of all teacher support materials and games assessment tools for using TSN-2 with students....
TSN2 Games Activity Tutorial

Using the “Sorting Organizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

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This tutorial provides an overview of the "sorting organizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standard Reading for informational text 8.3...
April Curriculum Connections

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 alignment...