Ain't Nobody Got Time to Graph! This Google Classroom resource is a great way to introduce graphing to your students in an easy step-by-step process! Students will learn about four types of graphs (bar graphs, line graphs, pie charts and scatter plots) as well as when to use each type of graph and how to create each type of graph using Google Sheets. Each slide includes an interactive portion for the student to complete with notes, videos, or examples that can be referenced in the future. This resource is customizable and can be saved by the student or additional practice problems can be added to reinforce graphing techniques. These interactive slides are a fabulous way to introduce graphing or prepare for standardized testing.
These interactive slides include:
-A TedEd lesson about misleading graphs and the importance of being able to read/create graphs
-Descriptions and examples of bar graphs, pie charts, line graphs and scatter plots
-Explanations of what type of data is best represented by each type of graph
-Student writing responses to graphing questions
-Video tutorials with step-by-step instructions for graphing in Google Sheets
-Practice graphing problem for bar graphs
-Practice graphing problem for line graphs
-Practice graphing problem for pie charts
-Practice graphing problem for scatter plots
This product includes a teacher version, which includes all the answer keys, and a student version of the interactive slides.
In this lesson, students will:
-Learn the importance of being able to read graphs correctly and represent data accurately
-Learn how to interpret data and identify trends by reading graphs
-Identify independent/dependent variables in graphs
-Learn the difference between bar graphs, line graphs, scatter plots and pie charts
-Practice creating a bar graph, a line graph, a scatter plot, and a pie chart in Google Sheets
-Analyzing and Interpreting Data
-Using Mathematics and Computational Thinking
-Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information
*Your students will need a Google Drive account and internet access to use this resource.
*TedEd lessons require unique teacher/student accounts for student answers to be stored and scored.
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