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Tynker Around With Programming

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Originally Recorded February 2014 Experience the ways Tynker teaches kids basic programming as they build animations, games, interactive projects, and more. And, take a look at the ways you can use B...
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February 5th is National Girls and Women in Sports Day

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In honor of National Girls and Women in Sports Day, BrainPOP is proud to be partnering this year with the premiere girls- and women-serving organizations in the United States. We've joined with the Na...
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Do I Have a Right? Teacher Support and Assessment Ideas

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Check out this brief screencast to learn about assessment ideas and teaching and learning resources available for the Do I Have a Right? game....
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Drafting Board Writing Games Introduction Video

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Click to watch a 4 minute overview video showing how you can use the Drafting Board writing games to help students meet Common Core writing standards. How Can Drafting Board Writing Games Help You?...

Constitutional Law Lesson Plan: Do I Have a Right? Game

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In this constitutional law lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore constitutional law and citizen's rights. Students will...
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Game Strategy Worksheet for Monster School Bus

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For use while playing Monster School Bus, this game strategy worksheet encourages students to record their general strategy for game-play and then to write down specific number combinations for each l...
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New Year, New Ideas for Using BrainPOP

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At BrainPOP we often say, there isn't a right way to use BrainPOP, there are many ways to use BrainPOP!  At BrainPOP Educators, our goal is to share all the successful ways to use BrainPOP movies, ac...

Creative Programming Lesson Plan: 15 Blocks Game

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In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to learn about creative programming. Through the game Tynker: 15 Blocks Challenge, st...
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The Hour of Code: Getting Ready

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Learn how to work an "Hour of Code" into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims to show kids the importance of computer science – which 90 percent of schools d...
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Computer Science Education Week, the Hour of Code and BrainPOP

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December 9-14th is the official Computer Science Education Week featuring the Hour of Code, "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify 'code' and show that anyone can learn...