Review the key ideas expressed and explain their own ideas and understanding in light of the discussion.

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...

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: Energy

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Click to open and customize your own copy of the Potential Energy Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Potential Energy, and supports the standard of constructing arguments to su...

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...

Food Webs Lesson Plan: Describe movement of energy through an ecosystem

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Food Webs, and addresses the standard of describing the movement of energy through an ecosystem from an initial producer. Students demonstrate understanding ...

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...

Invasive Species Lesson Plan: Evaluate the impact of changes within an ecosystem

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Invasive Species, and addresses the standard of evaluating how biological or physical components impact populations within an ecosystem.Students demonstrate...

Setting Goals Lesson Plan: Identify strategies for achieving goals

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Click to open and customize your own copy of the Setting Goals Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanying the BrainPOP topic Setting Goals addresses students’ understanding of how to set goals and iden...