Human Interaction with the Environment Lesson Plan: Creating Video Documentaries

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In this environment lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to develop an understanding of how people impact the natural environment of different regions, as w...

Hibernation Stations Lesson Plan: Hands-On Science Centers

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn which animals hibernate and why. Students will also explore what happens to animals when they hiber...

Cold Weather Adaptations Lesson Plan: Hibernation

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore hibernation and animals' cold weather adaptations. Students will also explain the process of hibernat...

Earth Cycles and Global Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, and Water Cycle

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In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9-12, students use BrainPOP resources to identify the steps of the carbon, nitrogen, and water earth cycles. Students will also explore the...

Natural Disasters Lesson Plan: Understanding Geologic and Weather Events

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to gain a basic understanding of geologic and weather related natural disasters. Students will research one type...
June Spotlights

June Spotlights

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Things get a little weird this month on BrainPOP with our June spotlights: Weird Science. We’ve included everything from Bruises to Bats to Boogers.  Yuck! Explore those strange carnivorous plants and...
Webcast with NASA

Live Webcast with NASA Systems Engineer, Tracy Drain

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Today, we're down in Loudoun Virginia joining a group of students (and beloved BrainPOP Advisor Adina Popa) for a special "behind-the-scenes" experience at The JASON Project studio during today's JASO...
Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown on BrainPOP?

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Well, no, not really,  but two of our recently introduced topics to BrainPOP's ever expanding library seem to reference everyone's favorite "good man."  Based on Bailey's letter requesting an explanat...
Refraction

New to GameUp: Refraction

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There's a new math and science game available on GameUp! In Refraction, students in grades 4-8 have the opportunity to explore light refraction and apply knowledge of fractional concepts during online...
Webcast with NASA

BrainPOP and the JASON Project Invite you to Fly to Jupiter on May 31st! Join a Live Event with NASA Engineer Tracy Drain!

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 Live Web Q&A with NASA Systems Engineer Tracy DrainThursday, May 3110:30am, 1:30pm, 4:30pm & 6:30pm EasternPrograms presented by the JASON Project, our newest BrainPOP Partner on GameUp!&nbsp...