Conduct short research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question), drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions that allow for multiple avenues of exploration.

Healthy Eating Habits Lesson Plan: Organic and Locally Grown Foods

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In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6 through 8, students use BrainPOP resources to build awareness of the natural world and make connections to fresh, locally grown foods, or...

Election Lesson Plan: Cast Your Vote!

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to collect information on the two political parties and compare and contrast them. Students develop an understa...

Alternative Energy Sources Lesson Plan: Fossil Fuels’ Impact on the Environment

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In this lesson plan for grades 6 through 12, students will use BrainPOP resources to learn how alternative sources of energy can be created and utilized. They’ll explore the impact of fossil fuels and...

Energy Technology and Science Industries Lesson Plan: STEM Careers of the Future

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In this STEM lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students will analyze a slideshow of the 10 best careers of the future. Students will use BrainPOP and other internet resources to researc...

Diseases, Injuries, and Conditions Lesson Plan: Raising Health Awareness

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students take part in a hands-on activity to explore the difference between diseases, injuries, and conditions. Students then select a disease,...

Animals Lesson Plan: Diversity of Life

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In this animals lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore various types of animals and their classification. Students then create a collaborative BrainPOP-based lesson to teach...

STEM Skills Lesson Plan: STEM to the Rescue!

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In this STEM Skills lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP and other online resources to research a science, engineering, or technology topic, and create a digital public servic...