Pendulum Lab Simulation Overview for Teachers

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In this sim, students play with pendulums and discover which factors (e.g., length, mass, gravity, angle) affect motion. Then they design controlled experiments that they take to the moon to determine...

Circuit Construction Kit: DC Simulation Overview for Teachers

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In this sim, students build circuits with batteries, light bulbs, resistors, and switches while exploring the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance....

Area Builder Simulation Primer

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This video primer is an introduction to the Area Builder simulation's features and uses. Since sims are designed to be exploratory, this video is recommended for teacher viewing only.  ...

Particle Accelerators Lesson Plan: When Particles Collide Movie

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 4-12, students explore BrainPOP features and resources about particle accelerators, including what they are, what they do, and why scientists developed them.T...

Letter and Sentence Practice Worksheets

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Students can trace, copy, and practice forming the letters and letter combinations with these letter and sentence practice worksheets....

Compare and Contrast Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the reading comprehension skill compare and contrast. Designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Comp...

Family and Homeschool Activities: Ruby Bridges

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the Ruby Bridges topic page on BrainPOP Jr., which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. Dear Ru...

Win the White House: SnapThought Prompts

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Have your students signed up for individual accounts? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Win the White House. The SnapTh...

Atom Touch Game: SnapThought Prompts

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Have your students signed up for individual accounts? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play the Atom Touch game! SnapThoug...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About the Engineering and Design Process

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Engineering and Design Process topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and m...