Analyze how a text makes connections among and distinctions between individuals, ideas, or events (e.g., through comparisons, analogies, or categories).

Solstice and Equinox Lesson Plan: Earth’s Place in the Universe

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Solstice and Equinox Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Solstice and Equinox, and supports the standard of using a model of th...

Migration Lesson Plan: Discover why, where, and how animals migrate

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Migration, and supports the standard of applying scientific ideas to understand the natural world, including building understanding of why animals migrate. S...

Voting Lesson Plan: Civic Ideals and Practices

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Voting, and supports the standards associated with recognizing the rights and responsibilities of citizens, such as electing our representatives.  Students d...

Thanksgiving Lesson Plan: U.S. History

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Thanksgiving, and supports the standard of investigating the relationship and interactions of Native peoples and early European settlers. Students demonstrat...

Autumn Lesson Plan: Discover the chemical properties of leaves and how they create color change

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Autumn Leaves, and supports the standard of applying scientific ideas to understanding the chemical properties of leaves and how they create color change. St...

Democracy Lesson Plan: Civic Ideas and Practices

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Democracy Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Democracy, and supports the standard of comparing different forms of government....

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: Individual Development and Identity

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Sonia Sotomayor Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Sonia Sotomayor, and addresses the standard of examining the contributions...