Building Big Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's Building Big spotlight highlights topics from Bridges and Skyscrapers to International Space Stations and the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Lesson plans for these topics and more are ...

Bring Earth Awareness into the Classroom with the Mixer!

April 16, 2013

Recognize Earth Awareness month with BrainPOP’s spotlight and the Mixer! Our Earth Awareness spotlight includes environmentally friendly topics such as Wind Energy, Recycling, and Hybrid Cars to rei...

March Spotlights

March 6, 2013

March’s spotlights include Women’s History and The Law, so be sure to check out our featured movies and resources throughout the month! Ladies first... for this month’s first spotlight, Wom...

5 Great Uses for BrainPOP’s Earth Awareness April Spotlight

March 1, 2013

Here are 5 ways to shine April's BrainPOP spotlights Earth Awareness and Money Matters into your classroom. 1) April 22nd is Earth Day - have students explore the entire Earth Awareness Spotlight p...

National STEM Video Game Challenge 2013

February 11, 2013

Inspired by the Educate to Innovate Campaign, President Obama’s initiative to promote a renewed focus on STEM education, the National STEM Video Game Challenge is a multi-year competition whose goa...

Happy Thanksgiving from BrainPOP

November 20, 2012

Searching for some last minute lesson plans to help students understand Thanksgiving?  Look no further than BrainPOP Educators Thanksgiving lesson plan and teaching tools page for some useful teachin...

The Final Countdown to the Election

November 6, 2012

Today is the big day, and BrainPOP is here to help your students understand everything about elections. Our election spotlight page is a terrific portal to begin exploring. From Election Games  on G...

Get Your Game On for the Presidential Election!

October 26, 2012

The presidential election is just around the corner and GameUp has quite a few games that will engage your students while learning about the election process. With a special election edition of “Bud...

Less Than Two Weeks Until the Presidential Election

October 25, 2012

There is no doubt that the country is buzzing in anticipation of this years hotly contested Presidential Election. Help your students understand issues and consider possibilities by exploring BrainPOP...

Preparing for the 3rd Presidential Debate with BrainPOP

October 22, 2012

Preparing your students for tonight's 3rd and final presidential debate? Remember, BrainPOP has a plethora of resources for you to use in the classroom. Check out our election spotlight movies, our...