Five-Paragraph Essay Lesson Plan: Organize and plan a well supported argument

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Five-Paragraph Essay, and addresses standards about developing an organized piece of writing with a clear thesis, relevant details, and a concluding stateme...

Types of Writing Lesson Plan: Identify and distinguish between the main types of writing

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Types of Writing, and addresses standards about identifying text types and their purposes. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative ...

Figurative Language Lesson Plan: Interpret Language in Context

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Figurative Language, and addresses the standard of interpreting the meaning of language in context. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of ...
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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...
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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...