Interactive Whiteboards & Clickers in the Classroom

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We hear about how well BrainPOP works with interactive whiteboards and clickers (student response systems) all the time! I just read a great article by Diane Trim, "Interactive Whiteboards & Cli...

Call In the Fire Marshall!

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Today I'm reporting live from the T+L Conference in Seattle! We've really been enjoying this conference, meeting educators from all over and sharing ideas on integrating BrainPOP. We had such a fanta...

Halloween Costume Challenge!

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Do you have your Halloween costume yet? Well, what could be cooler than dressing up as your favorite BrainPOP or BrainPOP Jr. character? We've seen some very creative BrainPOP-inspired costumes over t...

Tracking Students On BrainPOP

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I recently received a question about how to track what movies students watch and what they learn.  I wanted to share my suggestion, and put it out there to brainstorm other ideas as well. Please share...

New Spotlight: Science Skills

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Get into the swing of science with our new Spotlight on Science Skills! Whether your school science fair is now or later in the school year, you can get your students thinking about the how’s of sci...

Experiential Learning in Citizenship and Democracy

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As the Presidential election draws nearer, we want to draw your attention to even more resources. We're excited to partner with The National Student/Parent Mock Election and provide them with BrainPO...

Great Story!

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Students and teachers at Bonita Springs Middle School in Bonita Springs, FL, wanted BrainPOP so badly that they decided to hold a fundraiser. The students who raised the most money got to be principal...

New Typeable Features on BrainPOP Jr.

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I am so excited about this new feature in BrainPOP Jr! It now has typeable activities and Talk About It features! So you can model, brainstorm as a class, have students type themselves, or all of th...

BrainPOP & Social Media

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I've been exploring the world of social media and how BrainPOP fits into it. Hopefully you no...

New Spotlight: Hispanic Heritage

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Frida Kahlo! Conquistadors! Mexico! We've got some fantastic resources ready for you to support Hispanic Heritage Month! BrainPOP's Hispanic Heritage Spotlight has some free content, and of course,...