Digestive System Lesson Plan: Build-A-Body Game

December 9, 2012

In this digestive system lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online science interactive to learn about the organs and organ substructures of the human digestive system...

Structures of a Sugar Maple Tree Lesson Plan: Build-A-Tree Interactive

December 9, 2012

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use a free online science interactive to learn about the structures and substructures of a sugar maple tree. Students work in teams to┬...

Lesson Ideas for Using BrainPOP to Teach About Holidays

December 5, 2012

BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. offer lots of seasonal movie topic pages. Here are some ideas for using Brainpop to teach about holidays:...

Lesson Resources for Incorporating Student-Created Games

December 2, 2012

BrainPOP's GameUp features lots of student-made games. Learn how to use student-designed games in your classroom and support students in creating their own games! Here are some ideas and resourc...

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Lesson Plan: The Quandary Game

October 24, 2012

This problem-solving lesson plan, adaptable for grades 6-12, centers around an online gamed called Quandary that engages students in making ethical decisions about a society they are helping to s...

Eyes Lesson Plan: How Do We See?

September 16, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 4-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how the human eye functions. Students will watch a brief movie on the eye and complete a set of gra...

Electricity Lesson Plan: Exploring Currents, Circuits, and Electromagnetism

September 14, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 4-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore various aspects of electricity. Students will identify pertinent questions related to electrical cur...

Back to School with BrainPOP

August 20, 2012

As the summer begins winding down, we, at BrainPOP, want to help you best prepare for Back to School. From personal goal setting, to helping students achieve, to coordinating with parents and administ...

Summer Connection and Building a Culture of Innovation.

August 1, 2012

BrainPOP was thrilled to sponsor and attend Summer Connection 2012, a conference in Mooresville, North Carolina - home of the "Digital Conversion Initiative" - one of the nations first, and most succe...

STEM Teacher Corps Announced

July 25, 2012

Last week, President Obama announced plans for a STEM teacher Corps to recognize and reward leading teachers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas. Recognizing the imp...