Every February the United States and Canada recognize and celebrate the contributions of Black Americans during Black History Month. Here are six engaging and educational ideas to create shared learning moments with your family this month and any time of the year.Continue Reading
Family “View and Do”: Star Light, Star Bright
Exploring the wonders of the night sky can spark curiosity and career aspirations. Check out the latest installment of our family “View and Do” series.Continue Reading
Family “View and Do”: Let the Good Times Roll!
In this second installment of our family “View and Do” series, we’re engaging in playful learning with all types of wheels. Pair some BrainPOP movies with do-at-home family activities to learn about the mechanics, forces, and laws of motion that propel the fun.Continue Reading
Navigating Traumatic Moments: Tips and Resources from a School Psychologist
When faced with trauma or tragedy, it’s important to be proactive about supporting each other and the children in our care. We connected with a district school psychologist and mental health advisor to BrainPOP for guidance and recommended resources to help navigate difficult conversations.Continue Reading
Family “View and Do”: Learning Through Water Play!
Summertime is a perfect time to notch up the playful learning for your family. We’ve paired a selection of BrainPOP movies and games with activities that celebrate those less structured hours in the day when kids are free to play, explore, daydream, and create.Continue Reading
“We Need to Be People Again”: Educator Moms Reflect on Lessons Learned During the Pandemic
For educator moms, the last two years have been a delicate balancing act.Continue Reading
Why Downtime Is the Best Time to Spark Creativity and STEAM Learning
Does a long weekend, school holiday break, or approaching summer vacation set you on a quest to plan a full lineup of activities and outings for your family? Get started with these five STEAM-focused ideas!Continue Reading
Creating Shared Learning Moments: The Power of Family Co-Viewing
Some of the richest discoveries can happen through the conversations that BrainPOP movies inspire.Continue Reading
What Can Kids Learn from the Mindset of Paralympic Champions?
Resilience, perseverance, endurance—barrier-breaking athletes have a lot to teach our kids.Continue Reading
Outside the Gift Box: Experiences to Share on Holidays, Birthdays, and Beyond!
Shared experiences can add layers of love and learning to family traditions. Here are a dozen ideas to help yours create lasting memories.Continue Reading