-Make a life size picture graph using students' shoes.
-Each student will take off one shoe. Place the shoe on a tile. Write categories on notecards and numbers on sticky notes. The class will come up with a title together.
-Discuss the graph and analyze the information.
-Then take half of the shoes away and make a card that says "Key- shoes=2 students"
-Students will think, pair, and share to think of questions that could be asked.
-Students will use the life size shoe picture graph to make a bar graph on paper and answer questions.
-Students will complete the writing connection.