Nonstandard Measurement Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families when teaching K-3 students about nonstandard measurement. It is designed to complement the Nonstandard Measurement topic on BrainPOP Jr...

Emotions Lesson Plan: Emotions Charades

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Emotions and explore related resources to learn how to recognize our own emotions, and how being mindful of them ca...

BrainPOP Active Viewing Strategies

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Watch this short video for creative and fun ways to actively engage your students while watching a BrainPOP movie....

Stress Discussion Prompts & Pause Points

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

Nanotechnology Discussion Prompts & Pause Points

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

Clara Barton Lesson Plan: Give a Persuasive Speech

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, is built around the BrainPOP Jr. topic Clara Barton. Students will learn about the important work of Clara Barton, the humanitarian and activist who founded...

Clara Barton Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Clara Barton. It is designed to complement the Clara Barton topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Explain to stu...

Plot Lesson Plan: Bring a Story Plot to Life

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 4-12, students watch the BrainPOP movie Plot and explore the other features in this topic to learn what a plot is, how its constructed, and what keeps readers...

Malala Discussion Prompts & Pause Points

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Before the Movie What do you think a human rights activist does? (Predict; Tap prior knowledge) How would you feel if you weren’t allowed to go to school? (Make connections)    During the...

Race to Ratify Extension Activities

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Make your students’ game play more meaningful with these extension and assessment activities  designed specifically for Race to Ratify by our partner, iCivics. Find additional resources to support ...