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New Topic on BrainPOP: Relative Dating

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Do you know how old Earth is? Find out in our brand new Relative Dating topic! Join Moby and Cassie as they explore how scientists determine Earth's age through studying layers of rock. They'll also i...
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Timely Topic: Calming Kids’ Fears About Coronavirus

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Navigating the outbreak of an illness can be difficult for both kids and grown-ups. At BrainPOP, we feel a responsibility to help kids stay informed and calm, especially when anxiety-provoking news be...
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Cancer Topic Update

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We understand that cancer can be a sensitive or frightening subject for kids, especially if it has affected their lives in some way. Our updated Cancer movie is intended to alleviate that fear by deep...
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Professional Development with CBE of the Month Melissa Dills

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We’d like to introduce you to February’s Certified BrainPOP Educator of the Month, Melissa Dills! Melissa became a CBE in summer 2019 and is a technology integration specialist working with K-6 studen...
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What’s New at BrainPOP: January Recap

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Happy new year and new decade! Discover what’s new and exciting on BrainPOP this month.   BrainPOP Lunar New Year NEW Discover the meaning and traditions behind this holiday celebrated by b...
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TWO New Movies: Jamestown, Parts I and II. 

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For the first time, BrainPOP has created a two-part movie! We are excited to present these two new additions to our Colonial America unit. In Jamestown, Part 1, Rita and Moby explore the beginnings of...
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BrainPOP at 20: Empowering a New Generation of Creators and Critical Thinkers

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BrainPOP launched in 1999 with the recognition that kids are innately curious. From the very beginning, we engaged that curiosity through short animated movies that make complicated ideas simple and c...
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Creative Coding Update

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Looking for the text-based Doodle Augmented Reality and Stop Motion Animation projects from Vidcode? We decided to retire those projects on BrainPOP's Creative Coding, but you can find them and other ...
Resource Spotlight

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.

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On January 15, 2020, the Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. would've been 91 years old. The following Monday, January 20, North America will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a national ...
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New Topics on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.: Lunar New Year

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In celebration of the Lunar New Year, we are excited to present two new topics about this holiday! Join BrainPOP's Moby and Cassie to learn about Lunar New Year, or explore BrainPOP Jr.’s  Lunar New Y...