Snowflakes Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie What do you know about snowflakes and how they form? (Tap prior knowledge) What is something new you hope to learn about snowflakes? (Set goals)   During the Movie (Pause...

Lunar New Year 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 the Lunar New Year. It is designed to complement the Lunar New Year topic on BrainPOP Jr.   Childre...
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New Topic: Regions of the Thirteen Colonies

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We are excited to present our new and improved movie about the original colonies. In Regions of the Thirteen Colonies, Tim and Moby explore the stories behind the New England, Middle, and Southern Col...

Regions of the Thirteen Colonies Lesson Plan: Guess the Region Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about the three regions that the original 13 colonies made up: New England, Middle, and Southern. Using wha...

Using Adjectives to Compare Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching grade K-3 students about comparative adjectives. It is designed to complement the Using Adjectives to Compare topic on Brai...

Using Adjectives to Compare: Dare to Compare

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Using Adjectives to Compare and explore related resources to learn about comparative and superlative adjectives. St...

Loops Lesson Plan: Create a Code

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 2-3, students explore BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about loops and how they make coding more efficient. After sharing and discussing real-world loops, stud...

Loops 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 computer programming. It is designed to complement the Loops topic on BrainPOP Jr. Learning how to us...
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BrainPOP Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

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Looking for fun, easy, and meaningful ways to celebrate Computer Science Education Week (CSEd) and Hour of Code (December 9-15)? BrainPOP’s got you covered! From our extensive collection of computer s...

AIDS Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie What do you know about AIDS and HIV? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you want to know about AIDS and HIV? (Set goals)   During the Movie (Pause Points) Stop at the followi...