Poll results

The Next Math Topic Slated for BrainPOP Production is. . .

Posted by Andrew Gardner on

Back in February, we asked YOU to vote in a poll to determine which math topic BrainPOP should produce next.  We received 235 individual votes and the winner, with 28%, is multiplying and dividing dec...
April Curriculum Connections

Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Common Core Math Standards

Posted by cemignano on

In this 3-part series, BrainPOP's Assessment Specialist, Kevin Miklasz, shares his analysis of the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards  in relation to the levels of Bloom's taxonomy. ...
Life skills

Which Math Topic Should BrainPOP Produce Next? You Decide!

Posted by Andrew Gardner on

Now is your chance to choose the next BrainPOP math topic!  We plan to create one of the following math topics: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions, Displaying Data, Surface Area, Quadratic E...

Area of Rectangles: How Much Wallpaper Do We Need?

Posted by SM Bruner on

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to learn to how to calculate the area of rectangles. Students will then make a real-world connection and show th...
Making Change

Making Change and Other Money Skills with BrainPOP Jr.

Posted by SM Bruner on

Did you know that BrainPOP Jr. now offers a new movie called Making Change Under a Dollar? You can have students use the interactive game to practice making change, or complete the printable activi...
Gate Math Game Level Guide

Gate Math Game Level Guide

Posted by SM Bruner on

This math game level guide PDF explains the topics and skills covered at each level of the free math game Gate.  The game level guide is provided by the game developer, NMSU....

Mental Math Lesson Plan: Gate Game

Posted by SM Bruner on

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...
April Curriculum Connections

BrainPOP Refinements and the Common Core State Standards

Posted by Andrew Gardner on

Like all educational content providers, BrainPOP has been adjusting to the curricular demands of the Common Core State Standards.  We've addressed the changes by creating new content, making alignment...

STEM Lesson Plans

Posted by SM Bruner on

BrainPOP's STEM collection highlights topics from Energy Sources and Digital Animation to Electric Circuits and Statistics. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this STEM lesson ...

New on GameUp: Carpenter’s Cut

Posted by SM Bruner on

BrainPOP is excited to include Carpenter's Cut in our collection of Math, Engineering and Technology games on GameUp! Developed by our partner Hooda Math, the Carpenter's Cut game allows students to t...