Parenthood Lesson Plan

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students watch the BrainPOP movie Parenthood. Then they use Make-a-Map feature (or a downloadable graphic organizer) to assess the cause and effects ass...

Smoking Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on Smoking topic page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. Before...

Parenthood Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Parenthood topic page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

BeastBox: SnapThought Prompts

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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 the SnapThought ® tool to play BeastBox. The...

Getting Started with BeastBox

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There are three ways to play BeastBox: Just play! Let students treat BeastBox as their own mixing board and create music from favorite animal voices. Add together real wild animal sounds and beat...

BeastBox Activity Guide

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Download this Activity Guide, developed by our partner The Cornell Lab K-12,  for engaging students with BeastBox while addressing key concepts such as animal communication, animal behavior, and ecosy...

Exponents Lesson Plan: Exponent Battle

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students watch the BrainPOP movie Exponents and explore the other features in this topic to learn how exponents provide a simple way of expressing reall...

Exponents Discussion Prompts

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Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Exponents Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class discussion before, during, and after watching the movie. ...

Veterans Day Lesson Plan: Make a Tribute Movie

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students explore BrainPOP features and resources about Veterans Day, including who the day honors, what veterans they do and how we can celebrate them. T...

Mission US Lesson Plan: For Crown or Colony?

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, centers around Mission US: For Crown or Colony?, a game in which students take on the role of an apprentice to a newspaper printer in Boston in 1770--a tim...