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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...

Energy Sources Lesson Plan: Describe natural energy and fuel sources

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Energy Sources, and supports the standard of describing natural energy and fuel sources, and how their use impacts the environment. Students demonstrate unde...

Potential Energy Lesson Plan: Construct arguments to support potential energy concepts

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Potential Energy, and supports the standard of constructing arguments to support the concept of stored potential energy within a system of objects. Students ...

Magnetism Lesson Plan: Describe the effects of magnetic forces

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Magnetism, and addresses standards about identifying cause and effect relationships of magnetic interactions. Students demonstrate understanding through a va...

Density Lesson Plan: Understand density as the relationship between mass and volume

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Density, and addresses standards about identifying properties of matter and understanding density as it relates to mass and volume. Students demonstrate und...

Sun Protection Lesson Plan: Learn How to Stay Safe in the Sun

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Sun Protection. Its content and activities are intended to educate students on the dangers of the Sun, and the importance of protecting themselves from its ...

Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Understand How Organisms Interact with their Environments

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Ecosystems, and supports students’ understanding that organisms are dependent on their interactions with living and nonliving things in their environments. ...

Birds Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Birds, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate prior know...

Scientific Process Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Scientific Process, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate...

Relative Dating Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Relative Dating, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activa...