Making a Difference Lesson Plan: Activate

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-12, students play Activate, a game in which they take on the role of citizens making positive changes in their communities. After selecting an issue, they t...

Activate: Additional Features for My BrainPOP

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to play Activate. Th...

2.5.1 Make-a-Map Ideas

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Take a snapshot from the movie and describe it in a sentence using comparatives. Make a map comparing food Ben and Moby find in the supermarket. Use a map to explain a spelling rule about co...

Teaching Tips from Our Educators

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BrainPOP Educators is full of resources designed to support your use of our content and features in the classroom and beyond. As a community, you're able to comment on our resources and we love to he...
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My BrainPOP Highlights

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Curious about the My BrainPOP features? Find out what's included when students and teachers have their own individual accounts....
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New Movies on BrainPOP – Bass Reeves and George Washington Carver

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BrainPOP has two new movies this week - Bass Reeves and George Washington Carver! In our first movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to legendary lawman, Bass Reeves. The American frontier was a fasci...
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The BrainPOP Basics

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Originally Recorded February 2016 Freshen up on the BrainPOP basics with this overview webinar. Take a tour of our features as we discuss best practices for engaging your students and getting the m...
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New Movie on BrainPOP – Literary Genres

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What's your favorite type of story? Mystery? Horror? Science fiction? Each of these categories is known as a genre. In our new BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby explain how stories in each genre are defin...
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BrainPOP Overview

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Originally Recorded January 2016 Whether you’re a BrainPOP newbie or veteran in need of a refresher, we’ve got you covered. Our overview webinar explores the ins and outs of BrainPOP, including...
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New Movie on BrainPOP – Conducting an Interview

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You've got questions, we've got answers! In our newest BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby discuss the basics of conducting an interview. Tim explains that whether you’re writing a research paper or an ar...