May is Mental Health Awareness and Physical Fitness Month. Discover how to care for the body and the mind with these BrainPOP topics.


Make movie-viewing interactive and build literacy skills

Grade-leveled Pause Points prompt students to stop, think, and express their ideas, building knowledge while practicing essential literacy skills. Try this feature now in 380 BrainPOP movies with more coming soon!


There’s even more to celebrate this month! Get inspired by these timely topics.

AAPI Heritage Month

Honor AAPI heritage with biographies of a

U.S. senator, an influential architect, and a children's book author and illustrator.

Jewish American Heritage Month

Explore biographies, including a disability rights activist, a scientist, and a beloved children’s author and illustrator.

Haitian Heritage Month

Learn more about how the enslaved people of the French colony of Saint-Domingue rose up to overthrow their oppressors and establish a free society.

Cinco De Mayo

Take a look into Mexico’s history, from ancient civilizations to modern traditions.

Get ready for...

May 8-12

May 29


Teacher Appreciation Week

Memorial Day

Bicycle Safety Month

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