Getting Started with Make-a-Map for BrainPOP ESL

April 21, 2016

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!

April 21, 2016

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!

April 21, 2016

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!

April 21, 2016

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.

March 16, 2016

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

Introducing Make-a-Map and SnapThought for BrainPOP Jr.!

March 14, 2016

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...

Using Make-a-Map for BrainPOP Jr.

March 7, 2016

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...

BrainPOP Online Certification Course Applications Due February 15

February 1, 2016

Applications are now closed The application deadline for BrainPOP’s online certification course is February 15. Enrollment is limited to 40 participants, so please clearly state why you should b...

Using Make-a-Map

January 29, 2016

This brief screencast provides an overview of the Make-a-Map tool on BrainPOP.  This video also appears as "contextual help" under the question mark symbol on the BrainPOP Make-a-Map interface. &...

Make-a-Map

January 24, 2016

Originally Recorded January 2016 This webinar showcases the IdeaphoraⓇ-powered Make-a-Map, which lets students create concept maps using keywords, movie clips, and other elements to connect their...