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 ...

Galaxies

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn. Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8 Related videos. Strategies for BrainPOP Movie Engagement . BrainPOP A...

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...

Jupiter Discussion Prompts & Pause Points

February 26, 2019
Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Jupiter Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage class ...

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 ...

Vocabulary Development Lesson Plan: Using a Word Map

August 26, 2018
Students explore and make connections between terms and concepts associated with a BrainPOP topic.  ...

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... ...

Mars

Solar System Game Lesson Plan: Build and Learn. Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8 Force, Gravity, Revolution, and Rotation Lesson Plan: Fly to Mars Gam...

Demo Observations

May 31, 2012
This Demo Observations graphic organizer is a useful tool to guide students in thinking deeply and to record their scientific observations. ...