Feature Spotlight

Storyboards Help Students Make Great Movies

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Make-a-Movie, the latest addition to our suite of creation tools, invites students (and teachers) using My BrainPOP to produce their own BrainPOP-style movies. But before your students jump in, encou...
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Introducing … Assignments!

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It’s here! It’s here! If you’re a teacher using My BrainPOP, you now have the ability to assign our movies and features! The ability to assign tasks within BrainPOP has been one of our most-r...
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Challenge Students With Our Newest Feature

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We’re thrilled to announce the beta launch of our newest feature, the Challenge! The auto-graded,  mobile-ready Challenge is designed to help measure students’ understanding of a given topic and ...

Getting Started with Make-a-Map for BrainPOP ESL

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Make-a-Map is BrainPOP ESL’s concept mapping tool powered by IdeaphoraⓇ. Make-a-Map enables students to transform information into knowledge by making meaningful connections between their thoughts...

Grammar concept map created with Make-a-Map!

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This exemplar map illustrates the grammar concept of count and non-count nouns featured in the BrainPOP ESL movie Any Cookies? The student used the keyword and image banks as well as blank nodes to cr...

Recycling concept map created with Make-a-Map!

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This exemplar map, based on BrainPOP ESL's Recycling movie, illustrates the content of the movie using the image and keyword banks on the left side of the screen. The student also created new keywords...

Vocabulary concept map created with Make-a-Map!

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This exemplar map features a single vocabulary word from the ESL movie Does He Bite? Using the Make-a-Map tool, the student placed the word brave in the center, then used the search field in the image...

Getting Started with Make-a-Map for BrainPOP Jr.

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This 5 minute screencast will carefully walk you through all the elements of Make-a-Map for BrainPOP Jr....
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Introducing Make-a-Map and SnapThought for BrainPOP Jr.!

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We’re excited to announce two new additions to BrainPOP Jr.: the Ideaphora®-powered Make-a-Map and SnapThought! Make-a-Map With Make-a-Map officially available on BrainPOP Jr., K-3 students can...
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Using Make-a-Map for BrainPOP Jr.

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This screencast provides a brief overview of how Make-a-Map for BrainPOP Jr. can enhance student learning through concept mapping. You will learn all you need to get started using Make-a-Map after wa...