When Gladiator teaches Roman history, student engagement spikes 42%.

Poptential is a modern curriculum that pairs pop culture media with engaging digital storytelling for effective, dynamic learning.

Set to school calendars

Compatible with classroom apps

Free for all

Proven to work gangbusters

Four subjects

now released.

  • American History (Vol. 1 and 2)
  • World History (Vol. 1 and 2)
  • US Government
  • Economic
Don’t see your subject? Don’t worry! More are being developed as we speak. Simply sign up for our subject luanch notifications and we’ll be in touch when the work is done.

Popping with pop culture.

We’re not usually name-droppers, but with curriculum like this, it’s practically a must. Here are some of the famous movies, sticoms and other popular shows we’ve used to increase student engagement and retention:

The Patriot, Hamilton, 12 Years a Slave, Spongebob, Jimmy Fallon, The Lone Ranger, Tombstone, V is for Vendetta, Seabiscuit, The Great Gatsby, Cinderella Man, I Love Lucy, Argo, Family Guy, Parks ’n Rec, Seineld, and many more.

Click here to view full curriculm

Click here to view full curriculm.

Below are descriptions for the first modules in each subject. A taste. A lick-your-lips kind of teaser. If we whet your appetite, click here to access full curriculm.

Amplified with Bell Ringers.

A little tid bit and some intriguing questions make for a spike in curriousity and engagement. Bell Ringers like this example are placed throughout the curriculum to create dynamic leaning. See more Bell Ringers.

Pop your student potential with pop culture curriculum.