BPOPchat May 5th 7PM ET – Engaging Students at the End of the School Year!

May 2, 2016

Join BrainPOP’s next Twitter chat Thursday, May 5th at 7:00 PM EST! Using the hashtag #BPOPchat, join us on Twitter to discuss ways best practice for keeping students engaged through the end of t...

What’s New on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.

April 29, 2016

April showers bring May flowers AND a whole lot of new stuff on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.!   BrainPOP Movies BrainPOP celebrated Earth Awareness with four new movies: Wildfires How can t...

Announcing Three New Games from The Electric Company

April 28, 2016

BrainPOP Jr. is excited to announce these three brand new reading and writing games from our partner, The Electric Company. Mine Cart Crash: In this word-building game, students sling the letters ...

Honoring Harriet Tubman, the New Face of the $20 Bill

April 21, 2016

BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. celebrate the momentous decision to make Harriet Tubman the new face of the $20 bill. In honor of this historical moment, enjoy complimentary access to these movies and a...

Make-a-Map and BrainPOP ESL

April 20, 2016

We hope you’ve had some time to experiment with Make-a-Map on BrainPOP ESL! We’re proud to present this second blog post about the use of concept mapping with ELs, offering a range of tips and ide...

BrainPOP Meets Bloom’s Taxonomy

April 18, 2016

Earlier this month, we introduced you to April's CBE of the Month, Holly Spangler. We're excited to share Holly's thoughtful reflection on Bloom's Taxonomy and the alignment of BrainPOP's activities t...

New on GameUp: ZType

April 15, 2016

Students in grades 3-12 put their typing skills to the test with ZType, a fun, fast-paced keyboarding game from our newest partner, Phoboslab. ZType makes the skill and drill nature of keyboarding...

Concept Mapping for ELS

April 13, 2016

Make-a-Map, our IdeaphoraⓇ-powered concept mapping tool, is officially live on BrainPOP ESL! (You’ll find the Make-a-Map button on all BrainPOP ESL lesson pages.) The new tool lets students connec...

April is Earth Awareness Month

April 11, 2016

Celebrate Earth Day every day with eco-friendly movies and games! Earth Awareness Movies BrainPOP provides movies featuring a broad range of environmental topics in these Science units: Diversity...

#BPOPchat RECAP: Students as Creators

April 8, 2016

Check out highlights from April's #BPOPchat on Twitter in which educators came together to discuss students as creators! There were a great deal of resources and insight shared revolving around s...