Virtual Labs: Using the Microscope Science Game

November 13, 2013
Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Virtual Labs: Using the Microscope, a free online science game....

Jamestown, Part 1 Lesson Plan: How Did England Create the Colony?

January 21, 2020
Grades 4-8   BrainPOP’s lesson plans suggest learning strategies, resources, and tools for introducing the topic (Discover), prompt...

George Washington Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 23, 2010
This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about George Washington. The information is design...

Thirteen Colonies Activities for Kids

May 24, 2010
In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about the original thirteen colonies ...

Introducing BrainPOP to your Science Class

August 17, 2012
See how BrainPOP is used to teach a science class....

Slavery Lesson Plan: Time, Continuity, and Change

August 16, 2022
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Slavery Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Slavery, and supports ...

Teaching Strategies for Interactive Simulations

January 1, 2013
Interactive simulations are powerfully engaging teaching tools that allow for specific skill reinforcement opportunities. Here are some sugg...

Tips for Using the BrainPOP Jr. Belly Up Comic

October 6, 2013
Every BrainPOP Jr. topic page has a Belly Up comic which corresponds with the movie. Here are some fun and creative ways you can use this to...

Henry Hudson Discussion Prompts & Pause Points

April 30, 2019
Read the movie description that appears below the movie player on the Henry Hudson Topic Page. Then use the following prompts to encourage c...

Slavery Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

June 18, 2019
Before the Movie What do you know about slavery? During the Movie (Pause Points) Stop at the following times in the movie and ask quest...