Using Make-a-Map

January 29, 2016

This brief screencast provides an overview of the Make-a-Map tool on BrainPOP.  This video also appears as "contextual help" under the question mark symbol on the BrainPOP Make-a-Map interface. &...

Make-a-Map

January 24, 2016

Originally Recorded January 2016 This webinar showcases the IdeaphoraⓇ-powered Make-a-Map, which lets students create concept maps using keywords, movie clips, and other elements to connect their...

Using Make-a-Map

September 16, 2015

This screencast provides a brief overview of how Make-a-Map can enhance student learning through concept mapping....

BrainPOP Educators’ self-guided overview course

February 27, 2015

We hear lots of teachers say there are far more resources on BrainPOP than they ever knew were there! GameUp, the Quiz Mixer, and the Make-A-Map Tool are just three of many new features we've added t...

Exploring Make-a-Map: Our Concept Mapping Overview Video

November 20, 2014

This is an overview of our new concept mapping tool, Make-a-Map. You will learn a few basics about how to construct a good concept map along with an overview of the tool's interface. Concept mappin...

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...

Science: Concept Map on Cell Structures

November 17, 2014

Take a peek at how this Cell Structures exemplar concept map was made using our new concept mapping tool, Make-a-Map.  The video provides a bit of context around how concept maps can be easily bui...

Science: Time lapse video for Mammals Concept Map

November 12, 2014

Take a peek at how we created the Mammals exemplar concept map with this time-lapse video.  It provides a bit of context around how concept maps are built using our new concept mapping tool....

Scientific Method concept map created with Make-a-Map!

November 12, 2014

Concept maps take on many different structure types like chains or loops like the student example shown here or they can resemble spiders or clusters.  There are also compare and contrast designs as ...

Mammals concept map created with Make-a-Map!

November 11, 2014

This exemplar map was made with Make-a-Map after watching a single movie on Mammals.  A great next step would be to ask your students to add one or more of the related topic movies to their concept m...