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Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify an...

1.5.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Make a map about the possessive apostrophe. Using one or more nouns, and illustrate the difference it makes when the apostrophe comes before or after the "s." Make a map showing how an apostrop...

1.4.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Make a map about Mike. What does he do? What does he like? Make a map that illustrates the "s rule" for the 3rd person singular in present simple. Make a map illustrating the spelling change...

Misplaced Modifier Lesson Plan: Create a Cartoon

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP features and resources to learn about misplaced modifiers, including dangling and squinting modifiers. Using what they learn, ...

1.3.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Using the words “a” and “an” from the image bank, ask students to place images or words with the correct article. They may use the image search to include more nouns. Ask students to make a map...

Make-a-Map Ideas

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Drag any of the images to the screen and write what it is. For example: It is a cat. In a new text box, write the sentence It is not a _______.  Drag any appropriate images from the image bank to illu...

Active & Passive Voice Lesson Plan: Create a Cartoon in Active or Passive Voice

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP features and resources to learn about active and passive voice, and the differences between the tone and focus of each. They w...

Conducting an Interview Lesson Plan: Interview an Expert

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP features and resources to discover how to plan for and conduct an effective and meaningful interview. Then they will use what ...

BirdSleuth Sound Lesson Plan: Bird Song Hero Game

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In this BirdSleuth lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 4-8, students learn about sound and how spectrograms reflect pitch and duration. Students then create their own spectrogram to represent so...

1.5.5 Review: Was / Were Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ELL movie, Happy Birthday (L1U5L5), Ben and Moby want to surprise Nikki on her birthday, but Nikki surprises them, instead. While Ben and Moby realize their mistake, students review po...