This resource takes a real-life situation and turns it into a learning opportunity! Make a dismissal clip chart, then use it as a data gathering, graphing, and analyzing lesson. Encourage "math talk" by using the quote bubbles to record children's observations about the oversized graph you create together.
In this download, you will get:
*Dismissal clip chart, half page
*Dismissal clip chart, full page, rectangle
*Dismissal clip chart, full page, oval
*PDF and PPT (editable) cards for children's names to hot glue to clothespins
*An 8.5X22 Ways We Go Home class graph
*Graph analysis worksheet
You will need to supply a hot glue gun or glue dots, clothespins, and ribbon.
For more beginning of the year ideas see Beginning of the Year Activites