KRC Update – February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018

BrainPop -“ –Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.-– Kofi Annan

BrainPop is a media-rich online resource for students at all year levels. It covers a range of topics with animated movies, quizzes, games and activities. –

It offers a particularly engaging way to learn or revise core areas of knowledge, a great place to begin a research task from.- Look up the resources on grammar and punctuation or calculations and computations and much more.

BrainPop has a number of games which help to consolidate a student’s understanding of topics and concepts. They are categorised into subjects:


Social studies


Engineering & Tech

Arts & Music



A BrainPop animated movie (usually 3-4 minutes long) can be a useful tool to introduce students to a topic or to provide a review of key ideas. It is also a great resource for families to use. Click here to login. The user name is:- stpats01 .The password can be found on the SIMON- Student Homepage. It has no explanation mark.