Free Hour of Code Collection – Movies, Games, and Support

December 7, 2015

This National Computer Science Education Week, we’re encouraging and supporting your participating in the Hour of Code movement! A special collection of movies, games, and teacher support materials ...

3D Robots: How This Teacher Introduced 3D Printing to Her Students

July 17, 2015

Have you been thinking about ways to have students explore 3D printing in your classroom, but haven't been sure how to introduce the concept? Educators at BrainPOP were thrilled when we discovered ...

School Makerspace Resources for #nationofmakers

June 16, 2015

It's the national #weekofmaking and we're excited to share ideas that help you support students in becoming builders, creators, designers, and problem solvers. You can use the comprehensive listing...

STEM Lesson Plans

March 6, 2014

BrainPOP's STEM collection highlights topics from Energy Sources and Digital Animation to Electric Circuits and Statistics. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this STEM lesson ...

Building Big Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Building Big spotlight highlights topics from Bridges and Skyscrapers to International Space Stations and the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Lesson plans for these topics and more are ...

Thomas Edison Lesson Plan: How Inventions Build Upon Each Other

June 8, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to identify important accomplishments in the life of Thomas Edison. Students will also research later inventions...