Teaching Tips

Keep on Coding!

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Hour of Code may be over, but we hope you are inspired to keep on coding! Recognizing that your days are jam-packed, BrainPOP’s Creative Coding projects incorporate coding into your curriculum in ways...

Sortify: US Citizenship – SnapThought Prompts

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Sortify: US Citi...

Smoking Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on Smoking topic page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. Before...

Parenthood Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Parenthood topic page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

Exponents Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Exponents Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

Map Projections Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on Map Projections Topic Page . Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie...

North Korea Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on North Korea Topic Page topic page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the...

Mummies Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on Mummies Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. Before...

Apollo Project Discussion Prompts

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Use these prompts to encourage a class discussion before, during and after watching the Apollo Project movie. ...

TED talk: Flag Design

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This TED talk describes five basic principles of flag design and why the speaker, Roman Mars, believes you can apply these principles to just about anything you're creating. Watch this video before...