Amelia Earhart Lesson Plan: Build goal-setting and resiliency skills

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Amelia Earhart, and addresses the concepts of setting goals and persevering through challenges.  Step 1: ACTIVATE PRIOR KNOWLEDGE Prompt students to t...

Setting Goals Lesson Plan: Identify strategies for achieving goals

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This lesson accompanying the BrainPOP topic Setting Goals addresses students’ understanding of how to set goals and identify strategies for achieving them. Students demonstrate understanding through a...

Lewis and Clark Lesson Plan: Identify the Significance of the Expedition

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Lewis and Clark, and supports students’ understanding the purpose of  the Lewis and Clark expedition, and how it influenced westward expansion. Step 1: A...

Sun Protection Lesson Plan: Learn How to Stay Safe in the Sun

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Sun Protection. Its content and activities are intended to educate students on the dangers of the Sun, and the importance of protecting themselves from its ...

Ecosystems Lesson Plan: Understand How Organisms Interact with their Environments

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Ecosystems, and supports students’ understanding that organisms are dependent on their interactions with living and nonliving things in their environments. ...

Mindfulness Lesson Plan: Increase awareness of internal and external states

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Mindfulness, and supports students’ awareness of how their emotions and thoughts connect with how they feel physically, which can result in positively impac...

Juneteenth Lesson Plan: Identify the origins and significance of Juneteenth

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Juneteenth, and supports students’ understanding of the significance of Juneteenth in relation to emancipation and modern-day celebrations. Students demonst...

Figurative Language Lesson Plan: Interpret Language in Context

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Figurative Language, and addresses the standard of interpreting the meaning of language in context through a variety of creative projects.   Step...

Supporting an LGBTQ+ Inclusive Curriculum

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Our blog post 5 Ways to Support an LGBTQ+ Inclusive Curriculum describes why inclusion of LGBTQ+ learning is valuable to all students, and provides guidance and strategies for promoting diversity and ...

Pride 2021 Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie  When have you seen someone stand up for their rights? How did they do this? (Tap prior knowledge)   During the Movie (Pause Points)  Stop at the following times in the mov...