2.2.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Have students create a quiz or game with their maps, such as filling in or matching the characters, their future jobs, and pictures. Take a snapshot of one or all the characters and make a map ...

2.1.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Make a map about things you can collect. Make a map about Ben's postcard collection. Make a map about a hobby. Make a map about things you look at, look up, and look after. ...

1.5.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Make a map about the possessive apostrophe. Using one or more nouns, and illustrate the difference it makes when the apostrophe comes before or after the "s." Make a map showing how an apostr...

1.4.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Make a map about Mike. What does he do? What does he like? Make a map that illustrates the "s rule" for the 3rd person singular in present simple. Make a map illustrating the spelling change...
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1.3.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Using the words “a” and “an” from the image bank, ask students to place images or words with the correct article. They may use the image search to include more nouns. Ask students to ma...
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1.2.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Write the question "What is Ben doing?" at the top or center of the page. Ask students to answer the question using images, text boxes, or movie clips. Show an image, sentence, or movie clip t...

My BrainPOP for BrainPOP ESL

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Originally Recorded March 2016 My BrainPOP is now available on BrainPOP ESL, our award-winning English language learning program. My BrainPOP ESL lets you keep track of students’ work and progres...
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What is WIDA? World-class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) is an organization that advances academic language development and academic achievement for English learners through their English ...
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Make-a-Map and BrainPOP ESL

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We hope you’ve had some time to experiment with Make-a-Map on BrainPOP ESL! We’re proud to present this second blog post about the use of concept mapping with ELs, offering a range of tips and ide...

Concept Mapping for ELLs

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Make-a-Map, our IdeaphoraⓇ-powered concept mapping tool, is officially live on BrainPOP ESL! (You’ll find the Make-a-Map button on all BrainPOP ESL lesson pages.) The new tool lets students connec...