Facts and Opinions Lesson Plan: Letter to the Editor

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, is built around the BrainPOP Jr. topic Facts and Opinions. Students will discover how to verify facts and how signal words can help them distinguish facts f...

Computer Programming Lesson Plan: Sender and Receiver Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP movie Computer Programming and discover how coding is like writing instructions. Then they will play a game with a partner in...

Computational Thinking Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about computer programming. Designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Computational Thinking, you will fin...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About Computational Thinking

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These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Computer Thinking topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. Map a ...

Computational Thinking Lesson Plan: Decompose!

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP movie Computational Thinking and discover how to solve a problem by breaking it down into smaller parts and creating steps to...

Computer Programming Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

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This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about computer programming. Designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Computer Programming, you will find ...

Trail of Tears Lesson Plan: American Indians and the Cherokee Culture

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K through 3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn how and why American Indians were uprooted from their homes. Students will re-enact the eve...

No Bully Zone Lesson Plan: Responding to and Preventing Bullying

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In this Preventing Bullying lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to define bullying (and/or cyberbullying) and explain its effects. Stude...
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Evaluating Online Sources Lesson Plan: Is Everything on the Internet True?

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In this online sources lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to conduct effective Internet research. Students will analyze research on the Intern...

Jackie Robinson Lesson Plan: Honoring a Hero

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, is built around the BrainPOP Jr. topic Jackie Robinson. Students will explore the life and accomplishments of one of baseball’s greatest heroes. Then they...