Concept Mapping

Make-a-Map: 3 Minute Overview

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This is a 3 minute overview video of our new concept mapping tool, Make-a-Map. You will learn a few basics about how to construct a good concept map along with an explanation of the tool's interface....
Webinar Schedule

Log On and Learn: BrainPOP’s October Webinar Schedule

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BrainPOP Educators is excited to announce our PD-packed webinar schedule for the month of October! Each week we’ll be hosting free webinars covering a variety of topics. All of our webinars are free a...

Come Play! Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

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Originally Recorded April 2014 We welcome Christopher W. Czajka, Senior Director at LAB@Thirteen, the producer of our GameUp title Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey. Christopher will discuss how this ...
Video game design

STEAM Video Game Design: Tales From Students in the Field!

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Peek into a STEAM video game design lab with POPstar David Conover and some of his Pflugerville, TX students. They’ll share their unique experiences developing a “Circuit of Sustainability” and collab...
Teaching Science

Teaching Science and Formative Assessment: POPstar Robert Miller

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Originally Recorded April 2014 POPstar Robert Miller – an award-winning 5th-grade science teacher – hosts this interactive workshop covering inquiry-based science curriculum; the creative use of vi...
TSN2 Games Activity Tutorial

Using the “Sorting Organizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

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This tutorial provides an overview of the "sorting organizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standard Reading for informational text 8.3...
Games Activity Tutorial

Using the “Idea Centralizer” Games Activity in TSN-2

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This tutorial provides an overview of the "idea centralizer" games activity in The Sports Network 2. This activity covers the Common Core State Standards Reading for Informational Text 8.1 and 8.2....
Common Core Standards

Our Corps for the Core: BrainPOP and the Common Core Standards

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Educators' Team on Common Core Standards: Originally Recorded February 2014 The BrainPOP educators team shares BrainPOP’s rich history of creating engaging and rigorous content, and how our videos,...

Tynker Around With Programming

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Originally Recorded February 2014 Experience the ways Tynker teaches kids basic programming as they build animations, games, interactive projects, and more. And, take a look at the ways you can use B...

Do I Have a Right? Teacher Support and Assessment Ideas

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Check out this brief screencast to learn about assessment ideas and teaching and learning resources available for the Do I Have a Right? game....