Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.

Democracy Lesson Plan: Civic Ideas and Practices

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Democracy, and supports the standard of analyzing values and principles of democracy. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative projec...

Hibernation Lesson Plan: Understand how animals adapt to cold weather

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Hibernation, and addresses standards associated to animal adaptations and the internal and external functions that support survival. Students demonstrate un...

Daylight Saving Lesson Plan: Discover the origins and benefits of daylight saving

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Daylight Saving Time and builds understanding of why we change our clocks every March and November. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of ...

Everglades Lesson Plan: Humans and the Environment

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Everglades, and addresses the standard of identifying ways individual communities use science ideas to protect the Earth's resources and environment. Student...

Sonia Sotomayor Lesson Plan: Learn about the important roles and contributions of individuals to U.S. history

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Sonia Sotomayor, and addresses the standard of examining the contributions of people of Hispanic heritage to American society. Students demonstrate understan...

Halloween Lesson Plan: Recognizeconnections and differences between the origins of Halloween

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Halloween and builds understanding of how Halloween developed from its ancient Celtic roots the way it is celebrated today. Students demonstrate understandi...

Bullying Lesson Plan: Manage and resolve interpersonal conflicts in constructive ways

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Bullying and supports students in identifying constructive ways for managing and resolving interpersonal conflicts, such as bullying. Students demonstrate un...

Day of the Dead Lesson Plan: Analyze central themes and supporting details

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic  Day of the Dead, and supports the standard of analyzing central themes and supporting details presented visually and orally. Students demonstrate understand...

Kinetic Energy Lesson Plan: Construct arguments to support kinetic energy concepts

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Kinetic Energy, and supports students’ understanding that when the kinetic energy of an object changes, energy is transferred to or from the object.   Ste...

Christopher Columbus Lesson Plan: Colonization and Settlement

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Christopher Columbus, and supports the standard of evaluating the impact of European explorers during the Age of Exploration. Students demonstrate understan...