Primary Sources for All Black History Topics

February 2, 2015

We're thrilled to announce that all 11 topics in our Black History spotlight include primary sources! Black History Month is an ideal opportunity to incorporate primary sources into your lessons. A...

Equal Splitting Lesson Plan: Slice Fractions Game

January 7, 2015

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 2-5, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore equal parts, equal splitting, fractions, equivalent fractions, and other ma...

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

December 19, 2014

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...

Differentiated Lesson Plan on the Scientific Method

December 7, 2014

In this differentiated lesson plan for grades 2-4, students will explore the scientific method using BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr., and BrainPOP ESL resources....

Balanced Diet Lesson Plan: Chef Solus’ Build-a-Meal Game

October 9, 2014

In this balanced diet lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online interactive tool, Chef Solus' Build-a-Meal Game) to learn about healthy eatin...

Articles of Confederation Lesson Plan

August 31, 2014

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students will use BrainPOP resources to learn about the Articles of Confederation....

Mental Math Lesson Plan: Gate Game

June 23, 2014

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-8, students will use a free math game to construct increasingly large numbers. They will practice skills in mental math, place value, operations (i...

1.5.2 Tag Questions Lesson Plan

June 2, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, It’s Nice, Isn’t It? (L1U5L2), Ben and Moby shop for a birthday gift for Ed, and discuss what to buy, using tag questions. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8,...

1.4.3 Present Simple (Questions) Lesson Plan

May 27, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Does He Bite? (L1U4L3), we meet Moby's new dog. As Ben asks Moby questions about his pet, students discover how to form questions in the present simple tense. In this lesson...

1.3.2 Adjectives Lesson Plan

March 26, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Friends are Fair! (L1U3L2), Ben and Moby watch an exciting basketball game on TV, inspiring them to go outside and play, too. In this lesson, students are introduced to regu...