summer connection

Summer Connection and Building a Culture of Innovation.

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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

STEM Teacher Corps Announced

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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...

Federal Funds and Economics Lesson Plan: The Fed Chairman Game

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In this Economics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an economic simulation to explore the influence of the Fed on the United States' economy....

Heckscher-Ohlin Theory Economic Lesson Plan: The Trade Ruler Game

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In this economics lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how a country can gain from trade according to the Heckscher-Ohlin theory....

Trail of Tears Lesson Plan: Dramatic Reenactment

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how and why American Indians were uprooted from their homes. As students re-enact the events of the ...

Shakespeare Lesson Plan: To Video or Not To Video? That is the Question!

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In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 9-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the life and works of William Shakespeare. Students will choose a scene from Macbeth (or a...
Ideas/Details

Ideas/Details

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This Ideas/Details graphic organizer is perfect for recording important ideas and supporting details from any book or text which is multiple pages long. This important Ideas and Details chart can be ...
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Story Map Graphic Organizer

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This Story Map graphic organizer is handy for deconstructing stories that you've read in class, or helping organize a story you want to tell yourself. Learners map the story into its beginning, middle...
Cause and Effect

Cause and Effect

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This graphic organizer is helpful for identifying cause and effect relationships. Use it across all subject areas including reading, social studies, and science!...
Diabetic Dog

Diabetic Dog Learning Game

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Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Diabetic Dog, a free online science and health game....