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Using BrainPOP to Teach about the Flu

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Need to teach about the Flu? Experts say the flu epidemic is worse this winter than in recent years, and right now, the flu season is at its peak. You can use BrainPOP resources to help your students ...
Circulatory System obstacle course

Circulatory System Obstacle Course

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Get your students up and moving with this Circulatory System obstacle course! Watch a BrainPOP Educator, Ms. McRae, take her students on an obstacle course through the heart's circulatory system and ...

Food Safety Lesson Plan: Ninja Kitchen Game

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In this food safety lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students will use BrainPOP resources and an online health game to explore the principals of food safety. Students will learn the imp...
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Microsoft Partners in Learning

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Dr. Kari Stubbs, Vice President of 21st Century Learning, is heading west to Redmond, WA to visit the Microsoft Headquarters for the 2012 Partners in Learning US Forum. This BrainPOP-sponsored event w...
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Guts and Bolts

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Guts and Bolts? It may sound gross, but it sure is fun! Our newest BrainPOP developed game on GameUp leads students as they help Moby construct a cyborg Tim with a combination of organic tissue and re...
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Heart Adventure Challenge Course in Action

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Betty Ann Fish is the Chair of the Physical Education Department at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and has been teaching and coaching for 24 years. Currently she teaches at the elementary school lev...
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New Topic Alert! Food Groups on BrainPOP Jr.

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Even though the school year is coming to a close for many students and teachers, BrainPOP is still rolling out new content! This week, we mark the debut of Food Groups on BrainPOP Jr. We all know it's...

Circulatory System Lesson Plan: Heart Adventure Challenge Course

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In this multi-day circulatory system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore basic heart facts. Students will also explore the fu...

Ayiti: The Cost of Life

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Ayiti is the latest addition to GameUp in conjunction with Global Kids! We're really excited to share this unique game with you. Ayiti is a turn based, strategy game that challenges players to manage ...

From Plate to Pyramid Lesson Plan: Healthy Foods and Portion Sizes

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3 through 5, students use BrainPOP nutrition topics to identify healthy foods and portion sizes. Students then use the healthy eating food guidelines...