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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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 He...

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....
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CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter – Level 2 Tutorial

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This video tutorial of the game CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter guides students through Level 2: Gems in the Deep....
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CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter – Level 1 Tutorial

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This video tutorial of the game CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter guides students through Level 1: Dungeons of Kithgard....