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App of the week: BrainPOP Featured Movie

By Meris Stansbury
February 3rd, 2014

brainpopName: BrainPOP Featured Movie

What is it? Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz–free! Recommended by Macworld, Family Circle, USA Today, iPhone Life, and Common Sense Media.

Best for: Younger students.

Price: Free

Rated: 4+

Requirements: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5. Requires Android 2.2 and up.

Features:

  • For even more access to BrainPOP’s award-winning content, choose an optional in-app subscription and enable kids to explore hundreds of Science, Math, Social Studies, English, Engineering & Tech, Arts & Music, and Health subjects right on their mobile devices.
  • All movies are close captioned, so it’s easy for them to read along.

Links: [Apple] https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brainpop-featured-movie/id364894352?mt=8

[Android] https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.brainpop.brainpopfeaturedmovieandroid

About the Author:

Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.