Describe people, places, things, and events with relevant details, expressing ideas and feelings clearly.

Long U Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Talk About It!

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In this lesson plan, first graders use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about the long u sound. They discover what letter combinations create this sound and the subtle differences in how “long u” sound...

Gratitude Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Mindful Moby Activity

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Grade Level: First Grade In this lesson plan, first graders use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the concept of gratitude. They learn how being grateful can help them be a better friend and show c...

Living and Nonliving Things Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Talk About It!

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Grade Level: First Grade In this lesson plan, first graders use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn the differences between living and nonliving things. They also explore similarities among all living ...

Empathy Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Talk About It

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Grade Level: First Grade In this lesson plan, first graders use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the concept of empathy. They discover what it means to think about and understand how other people ...

Using Adjectives to Compare: Dare to Compare

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Using Adjectives to Compare and explore related resources to learn about comparative and superlative adjectives. St...

Grasslands Lesson Plan: Write a Haiku

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, is built around the BrainPOP Jr. topic Grasslands. Students will learn about the two types of grassland habitats, including where they are, the climates, an...

Hibernation Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

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This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about hibernation. It is designed to complement the Hibernation topic page on BrainPOP Jr. Before exploring...

No Bully Zone Lesson Plan: Responding to and Preventing Bullying

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In this Preventing Bullying lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to define bullying (and/or cyberbullying) and explain its effects. Stude...

Percussion Instruments Lesson Plan: Playing with Words

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades K-5, students will use BrainPOP resources to become familiar with percussion instruments. They will also practice playing the instruments on a given c...

Food Chains Lesson Plan: Using Graphic Organizers

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-5, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to activate prior knowledge and make real-world connections about food chains and food webs....