Tips for Teaching Students to Concept Map

Posted by SM Bruner on

Watch the concept mapping movies on BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. to get yourself and your class familiar with concept mapping as a teaching and learning strategy. Prompt students begin their conce...

Assessment Tips and Rubric for Concept Maps

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You can use the following questions to assess the concept maps that students create with the Make-A-Map tool: Have key vocabulary terms been effectively integrated? Has the student explained c...
uses for the Make-A-Map tool

50+ Creative Uses for the Make-a-Map Tool

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BrainPOP's Make-A-Map concept mapping tool is incredibly versatile. Here are just a few uses for the Make-A-Map tool showing you the ways you can use it in your school: (Take this list on the go wi...

Make-a-Map Teaching Resources

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Make-a-Map, BrainPOP’s interactive concept mapping tool, prompts students to make connections using BrainPOP images, keywords, and movie clips.  https://cdn-educators.brainpop.com/wp-content/uploads/20...

POPstar Lisa Parisi’s Reaction to Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

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POPStar Lisa Parisi reacts with excitement as she realizes the video clip snapshots on a Make-a-Map canvas replay from specific moments of BrainPOP movies. This feature differentiates Make-a-Map from ...

Daria Roulett Talks about Make-a-Map Concept Mapping Tool

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5th grade teacher Daria Roulett speaks about the unique engagement she observed as her students used the Make-A-Map concept mapping tool in the school's computer lab....

Pick Your Panels: Vote Us Onto the Official SXSWedu Line-Up

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A big thanks to everyone who joined us at SXSWedu 2014 - we'd love to see you there again this March. But to get there, we need your help! Several BrainPOP proposals were chosen for inclusion in th...