Earth Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

July 25, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the Earth. It is designed to complement the ...

Jupiter Lesson Plan: Earth’s Place in the Universe

December 21, 2021
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Jupiter Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Jupiter, and supports ...

Sun

In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby teach you loads about our very own star, the sun! Learn about its huge size and just how hot it is, bot...

A N I N T R O D U C T I O N – BrainPOP Educators

our solar system. Since the time of Galileo, when the Sun was found to be a star, astronomers have thought it likely that other stars are or...

New on GameUp: Sizing Up the Universe

April 6, 2015
Sizing Up the Universe is the latest offering from our games partner, Smithsonian Education. Targeted for students in grades 4-8, Sizing Up ...

Asteroids

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn. Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8....

Using SnapThought®

September 16, 2015
This screencast provides a brief overview of the SnapThought® tool....

Earth

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn. Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8 Copernicus Lesson Plan: Analyze a Primary Source. Grade Levels: 3-5, ...

Family and Homeschool Activities for Teaching About Mae Jemison

June 3, 2021
These family and homeschool activities are designed to complement the Mae Jemison topic on BrainPOP Jr. When I Grow Up, I Want to be... ...