New Features on BrainPOP

Students Discover New Features on BrainPOP!

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Last summer, 4th grade teacher, Nili Bartley, from Hopkinton MA learned about all the new interactive features on BrainPOP during a training at the ISTE conference in Atlanta, GA. Last week, Mrs. Bart...
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Getting Started with Make-a-Map

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Make-a-Map is BrainPOP's newest tool for concept mapping. Concept mapping gives students the chance to transform information into knowledge by making meaningful connections between their thoughts and ...
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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...
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ESL and Beyond: BrainPOP around the World!

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TESOL Certified English Teacher Charles McKinney on BrainPOP in His ESL Classroom: Ever since my American friend and former colleague in Beijing, China introduced me to BrainPOP, I have been an avid...
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Digital Learning Day!

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Digital Learning Day is a national campaign to spotlight the effective use of technology in America’s classrooms. Whether it’s today, tomorrow, or next month, it’s important to take an opportuni...
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Using BrainPOP Español Within an Integrated Study of Social Justice

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In this guest blog post Spanish teacher Erin O'Leary describes using BrainPOP Español to support an integrated unit of study with Social Studies, ELA  and Art in her 7th grade Spanish class. During...
BrainPOP on the Road

BrainPOP is Heading to FETC and TCEA

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BrainPOP is on the road and we’re headed to FETC and TCEA! If you’re planning to attend FETC in Orlando or TCEA in Austin, be sure to stop by the BrainPOP booth! We’ll be demoing our full ran...
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BrainPOP Top 10 List for 2013

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Enjoy our annual top 10 list outlining special developments at BrainPOP in 2013. Subscribe to the blog and be the first to hear about the latest developments at BrainPOP all year long! 10) Read All A...
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Nominate an Educator for NSBA’s “20 to Watch” Program

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NSBA's “20 to Watch” program was established as part of the 20th anniversary celebration for the National School Boards Association’s technology and learning conference in 2006.  The program id...
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Thanksgiving Preparation with BrainPOP Jr. Get Your Gobble On!

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Turkey time is just around the corner and BrainPOP Jr. helped spark a little turkey tradition and fun in our classroom.  The students worked on creating a turkey using fine motor skills to cut, glu...