Planets and Galaxies Lesson Plan: Sizing Up the Universe Interactive Game

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8. students use BrainPOP resources (including a free online interactive) to explore the vastness of the universe and the size and distance between c...

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn

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In this solar system lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to define a celestial body and explain how objects orbit and rotate. Students then use online gamin...

Quadrilaterals Lesson Plan: Shape Stations

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 2-3, students explore BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about different types of quadrilaterals and how to describe them. Then they will work in small groups at...

Compare and Contrast Lesson Plan: Make a Storybook

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, is built around the BrainPOP Jr. topic Compare and Contrast. Students will learn how to compare and contrast using a Venn diagram, and discover words and ph...

Atomic Bonding Lesson Plan: Atom Touch

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, students play Atom Touch, a simulation that invites learners to explore principles of thermodynamics and molecular dynamics. Specifically, they gain a ha...

DNA Lesson Plan: Produce a Newscast

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 4-12, students explore BrainPOP features and resources to learn about DNA, focusing specifically on the modern uses of DNA. Students will produce a newscast a...

Engineering and Design Process Lesson Plan: Paper Cup Telephone

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP movie Engineering and Design Process and discover that engineering is an area of science that explores designing, building, a...

Digital Citizenship Lesson Plan: Plagiarism

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Created by a Certified BrainPOP Educator and 6th grade teacher, this lesson plan invites students to explore BrainPOP resources to learn about topics related to plagiarism. They’ll analyze a primary s...

Digital Citizenship Creative Coding Lesson Plan

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Students show what they know by coding a project....

Make-a-Movie Lesson Plan: Digital Citizenship

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This lesson plan features BrainPOP’s collection of Digital Citizenship resources, and is adaptable to all topics in the collection. In this lesson, students explore digital citizenship topics, then ap...