My BrainPOP…Jr.!

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We're thrilled to report that My BrainPOP is now available for school-wide BrainPOP Jr. subscribers too. The My BrainPOP suite of features was designed to make it easy for teachers and students to ...
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Educator-Shared Differentiation Resources from Our May #BPOPchat

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Did you know that BrainPOP now hosts a Twitter chat on the first Thursday of every month at 7 pm EST? In May, our topic was differentiation, and there were some fantastic ideas and resources shared. ...

5 Reasons to Use Closed-Captioning with BrainPOP Movies

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Here are some great reasons to use closed-captioning with BrainPOP movies. It's easy! All BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ELL movies have built-in closed captioning (or subtitle) features. See...
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7 ways to differentiate lessons with BrainPOP

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How can you use a single BrainPOP movie to differentiate lessons and meet the needs of ALL students in your class? Here are 7 suggested ways for meeting the needs of both struggling students and advan...
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Guest Blogger Nili Bartley on My BrainPOP, Grammar and the Flipped Classroom

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Today's guest blogger, 4th grade teacher Nili Bartley from Hopkinton MA attended our first "Certified BrainPOP Educator"  workshop at ISTE 2014 in Atlanta. Read on to learn about Nili's success using ...
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The BrainPOP ELL Placement Test Is Live!

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Big news for BrainPOP ELL! Our brand new Placement Test is an easy way for you to assess your students’ English language proficiency so they can begin using BrainPOP ELL at a level that is just right ...

Make-a-Map Support Resources

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Make-a-Map, BrainPOP’s interactive concept mapping tool, prompts students to make connections using BrainPOP images, keywords, and movie clips. ...

POPstar Lisa Parisi’s Reaction to Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

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POPStar Lisa Parisi reacts with excitement as she realizes the video clip snapshots on a Make-a-Map canvas replay from specific moments of BrainPOP movies. This feature differentiates Make-a-Map from ...

Daria Roulett Talks about Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

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5th grade teacher Daria Roulett speaks about the unique engagement she observed as her students used the Make-A-Map concept mapping tool in the school's computer lab....

Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence!

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Brain Points: A Growth Mindset Reward Structure Boosts Player Persistence in Refraction By: Eleanor O'Rourke Psychologist Carol Dweck has made an interesting discovery. She and her colleagues have...