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Guest Blogger

Stephanie Markman Shares a Unique BrainPOP Inspired Project!

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Guest blogger Stephanie Markman is a fourth and fifth grade teacher at Alliance Charter Elementary school in Neenah, WI.  Her students created a series of stop motion animations inspired by BrainPOP....
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Highlights from #BPOPchat May 5th – Engaging Students Through the End of the Year

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Check out highlights from May’s #BPOPchat on Twitter in which educators came together to discuss best strategies for ending the school year strong! BPOPchatters shared resources and insigh...
New Features on BrainPOP

Students Discover New Features on BrainPOP!

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Last summer, 4th grade teacher, Nili Bartley, from Hopkinton MA learned about all the new interactive features on BrainPOP during a training at the ISTE conference in Atlanta, GA. Last week, Mrs. Bart...
Student-made project: Creativity!

A Student-Made Project: Tim and Moby on Creativity

Posted by Dana Burnell on

Check out this student-made project, an animated film in which Tim and Moby discuss creativity; what it means, how schools influence it, and how taking risks expands our ideas! This project was painst...
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A Student-Made Project: Tim and Moby on Gender Stereotypes

Posted by Dana Burnell on

Check out this student made stop motion animation in which Tim and Moby discuss Gender Stereotypes, noting current and historical perspectives on gender. This project was painstakingly produced over t...
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Make Your Own BrainPOP Animation

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Interested in making your own BrainPOP animation? Emily Smith leads "The Hive Society" a 5th grade Language Arts teacher at Cunningham Elementary in Austin TX. This year alone her student "scholars" ...
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New Year, New Ideas for Using BrainPOP

Posted by Andrew Gardner on

At BrainPOP we often say, there isn't a right way to use BrainPOP, there are many ways to use BrainPOP!  At BrainPOP Educators, our goal is to share all the successful ways to use BrainPOP movies, ac...
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Puppet Pals and BrainPOP Jr – the Perfect Combo for Student Made Movies

Posted by SM Bruner on

BrainPOP Educators Jan Bird and Eliza Chung's first grade class made a video about how to take care of chicks for BrainPop Jr., using an iOS app called Puppet Pals....
Chocolate

Chocolate

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Yum! Learn all about chocolate in this student-made, BrainPOP-inspired video by PJ Burns' and Erin Waggoner's 3rd graders in Nicholasville, Kentucky....
Making our Own Movies

Making Our Own BrainPOP Movies

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Go behind the scenes and learn the secrets of how Robert Miller's 4th & 5th grade students created these amazing BrainPOP movies inspired by Tim and Moby! From script writing to storyboarding, the...