Harvey Milk Lesson Plan: Write and Deliver a Persuasive Speech

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 6-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about Harvey Milk, an iconic leader of the gay rights movement in the 1970s. Using what they learn about Mi...
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BrainPOP and Language Power

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BrainPOP ESL was in Seattle last month for the annual TESOL International 2017 Convention (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages). We love to talk with educators from around the world, un...

Marco Polo Lesson Plan: Write a Diary

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 4-12, students use BrainPOP resources to learn about the 13th century merchant Marco Polo and his adventurous journey along the Silk Road and deep into Asia. ...
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NEW: Sensitive Content Notification

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As an educator, you know how valuable it is that BrainPOP offers content on just about every subject you’re looking to teach. We provide a wide and deep range of topics that address the needs of man...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching about Jackie Robinson

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Jackie Robinson topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. Family ...

Jackie Robinson Background Information

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Jackie Robinson was born in 1919 and grew up in Pasadena, California. As a young man, he excelled in different sports: basketball, tennis, track and field, football, and baseball. He attended the Univ...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About Computer Programming

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr.  Computer Programming topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. ...

The House on Mango Street Lesson Plan: Write a Vignette

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the coming-of-age novel The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros.  They discover that the chapters are ...
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CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter – Level 4 Tutorial

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This video tutorial of the game CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter guides students through Level 4: True Names....
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CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter – Level 3 Tutorial

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This video tutorial of the game CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter guides students through Level 3: Shadow Guard....