Emily Dickinson Lesson Plan: Analyze a Poem

March 22, 2016

In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the life and work of one of America’s greatest poets, Emily Dickinson. After learning about Dickinson’s w...

Ecology Lesson Plan: iBiome-Wetland Digital Game

March 17, 2016

In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students play iBiome Wetland, a game in which players  rebuild a wetland habitat destroyed by a hurricane. Professor Bio guides them on an exploration o...

Wangari Maathai Lesson Plan: Write and Deliver a Persuasive Speech

March 15, 2016

In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about Wangari Maathai, a global leader for women’s rights and conservation. Using what they learn about t...

Malala Lesson Plan: Write a Speech Awarding the Nobel Peace Prize

March 9, 2016

In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about Malala, human rights activist and youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Students use what they...

Counting On from the Larger Addend (Addition) with Teachley

March 3, 2016

Dana Pagar PhD and Co-Founder of Teachley demonstrates how to teach addition strategies using Teachley's addition game....

Using Teachley in the Classroom

March 3, 2016

Teachley is an award-winning math fact fluency program for schools. Developed by teachers and educational researchers, Teachley focuses on helping students learn different strategies to solve math pr...

Teachley: Addimal Adventure White Paper

March 3, 2016

It’s important for all children to master number facts, but memorizing answers is seldom the first step in the learning process. This is especially true for children who struggle with learning math....

Teachley: Additional Features for My BrainPOP

March 3, 2016

Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Teachley Add an...

Using a Rekenrek to Practice Addition Strategies

March 3, 2016

A rekenrek is a set of 20 beads organized in two rows of ten. Read Teachley's blog to find out how your students can use this simple manipulative to practice addition strategies, such as counting on...

Two Effective Subtraction Strategies

March 3, 2016

Read about the two subtraction strategies--counting back and counting on-- that are at the heart of the Subtractimals game in this Teachley Blog post. Then practice these effective strategies with yo...