These are guided notes for teaching box plots. This is the fifth lesson of a Data Display and Analysis unit. These notes include the following:
Objective: Learn how to display and interpret data in a box plot.
First Quartile (Lower Quartile)
Third Quartile (Upper Quartile):
The notes go over the following content with direct instruction, guided practice, and independent practice in mind:
- Identifying parts of a box plot
- Making a box plot - given in steps
- Interpreting a box plot
There are interpreting box plot questions for the students to complete on their own. They are also asked to create a box plot from a given data set.