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NEW Movie: Distance Learning

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Right now millions of students are practicing distance learning—and we know it can be challenging! In BrainPOP's new Distance Learning Movie, Rita and Moby share strategies for learning remotely, offe...

Research Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Research, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate prio...

Citing Sources Lesson Plan: Create Dos and Don’ts List

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Students apply their understanding by creating a Citing Sources Dos & Don’ts list....

Classroom Activities: Adjectives and Adverbs

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These classroom activities are designed to complement the Adjective and Adverbs topic on BrainPOP Jr. Adjective and Noun Give each student an index card or stickie note. Ask half the students to w...
Curriculum Connection

Celebrate Poetry Month with a BrainPOP Found Poem

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For a fun Poetry Month idea, try this! Have students create a BrainPOP "found poem" by combining words and phrases from a BrainPOP movie of their choice. A found poem is one that is made up of text fr...

Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify an...

The House on Mango Street Lesson Plan: Write a Vignette

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the coming-of-age novel The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros.  They discover that the chapters are vi...

Phonics Lesson Plan: Jungle Jumble

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, features a game that challenges students to apply their knowledge of blends, digraphs, and other word parts to create new words.   ...

Phonics Lesson Plan: Halfpipe Hoverball

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, features a game that challenges students to identify and distinguish various phonics sounds in words.   ...
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...