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Celebrate Computer Science Education Week with BrainPOP!

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BrainPOP loves Computer Science Education Week (December 3-9), and this year we are providing more activities, resources, and events than ever before! We recently launched Creative Coding — an exc...

Conditionals Lesson Plan: Programmer & Computers Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 2-3, students explore BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about booleans and conditionals and recognize how these expressions and statements tell computers what a...

Benefits of Coding

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Discover the role computer science can play in the curriculum. ...
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BrainPOP at SXSWedu 2018: Cast Your Votes!

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Shape the SXSWedu line-up! The 2018 conference Panel Picker is officially open, which means you can cast your votes now through August 25th for the sessions you'd most like to see in Austin in March. ...
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Creative Coding on BrainPOP

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Need a little help teaching kids to code or figuring out how to work it into your already packed school day? BrainPOP to the rescue! We’ve partnered with Vidcode - an engaging coding curriculum - t...
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Two Computing Movies on BrainPOP Jr.!

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Everyone’s talking about coding and computer programming these days. Now Annie and Moby are too! Check out these two new topics on BrainPOP Jr. Computer Programming You probably know phones and ...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About Computer Programming

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Computer Programming topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. Map ...

Computer Programming Lesson Plan: Sender and Receiver Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP movie Computer Programming and discover how coding is like writing instructions. Then they will play a game with a partner in...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About Computational Thinking

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Computer Thinking topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. Map a R...

Computational Thinking Lesson Plan: Decompose!

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP movie Computational Thinking and discover how to solve a problem by breaking it down into smaller parts and creating steps to...