Using this activity, students will be able to analyze data sets using box plots and dot plots. They will find the following: minimum, maximum, mean, median, mode, range, interquartile range, and mean absolute deviation. They will also create the box plots and dot plots using the data provided.
This set includes:
-Common Core State Standards
-Two Reference Sheets (Key Data Set Terms and How to Create a Box Plot)
-Four Different Data Worksheets
1. One data sheet that includes a completed dot plot and box plot
2. One data sheet that includes a completed dot plot and box plot with a blank
data set for students to fill in
3-4.Two data sheets that include blank number lines for students to create dot
plots and box plots using a data set
-Answer Keys for Each Worksheet
This set meets CCSS for 6th grade students, and it could be used at many levels to review. It could also be used as enrichment for 5th Grade.