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Measurement & Data Graphing Activities

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Using measurements generated by your students to build scatter plots, stem & leaf plots, and histograms is a terrific way to bring data to life. With more than a dozen activities and extensions, this is a resource that keeps on giving - from the initial measurements of height, wingspans, and footprints, to the final student observations and discussions.

These activities work well for a back-to-school kickoff and can be used as a unit of study with stations or as stand-alone centers, throughout the year.

The nice thing about this unit is that you can start off with just the measurement part and pick up the other activities as they fit in your schedule.

Included is a set of height, wingspan and footprint data from my 6th grade class (Mrs. K's Class) to use. Your students will be eager to look at the different comparisons they can make between the two classrooms, as well as within their own group.

Part 1: Collecting the Data
Measuring Height, Wingspan, Footprint
♦ Height Activity: Silent Number Line / Ordering Centimeters
♦ Wingspan Activity: Ordering Cm & Measuring Distance
♦ Height~Wingspan Comparing Data Extension Activities

Part 2: Using the Data
♦ Organizing Data
♦ Scatter Plot
♦ Stem & Leaf Plot Activities
♦ Exploring Mean, Median & Mode
♦ Histograms

Includes:

Height~Wingspan Ibis Poster & Bird Task Cards Activity
Naming Centimeters~ Crack the Code! Activity
♦ All teacher notes
♦ Let’s Measure Up! Student Instruction Posters
♦ Classroom Data Recording Sheets
♦ Mrs. K’s 6th Grade Class Data Answer Keys for ordering data, scatter plots, stem-leaf plots

INB Activities pages
♦ Height~Wingspan Bird Task Card Student Pages
♦ Scatter Plot
♦ Stem & Leaf - Mrs. K's Class Activities
♦ Explore Mean, Median, & Mode - Mrs. K’s Class
♦ Stem & Leaf - Your Class Data
Includes Mean, Median, & Mode
♦ Stem & Leaf - Compare Classes 
includes Mean, Median, & Mode, Let’s Compare, and Drawing Conclusions
♦ Histograms

© 2016 Pamela Kranz All Rights Reserved


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