This resource was created to use with the BrainPOP "Concept Mapping" movie. A centers rotation checklist is included, as is a cloze reading activity. The words that students must fill in while watching the movie were intentionally selected for their value to the topic. An answer key is provided, as well. Your students will need access to www.brainpop.com to use this resource.
From BrainPOP: "Knowledge is more than just a collection of facts! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby show you how concept maps can help sort through all that information in your brain. See how this visual tool organizes and displays knowledge about a topic in a way that's clear and easy to navigate. Learn to use linking phrases to connect ideas in different areas of the map; discover new cross-links that enhance your overall understanding of the topic; and explore the many uses of concept maps in the classroom and beyond, from note-taking and studying to brainstorming and creative problem-solving. With concept maps by your side, you'll never get lost in your own knowledge again!"
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