Students will interpret data to understand given bar graphs.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Bar Graphs.
To reinforce and increase concept comprehension, and to analyze similarities and differences between topics using a Two Column Table.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.
Predict and connect new information with prior knowledge of a concept. The KWL Chart can be used to brainstorm prior knowledge, generate questions about a given topic, and organize knowledge as well recall what has been read.
Develop understanding of concepts by studying them in a relational manner. Analyze and refine the concept by summarizing the main idea, creating visual aids, and generating questions and comments using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Students will survey their friends asking about their favorite movie. Then students will create a bar graph to represent the data from their survey.
You can use a bar graph to present Babe Ruth's home run statistics in an easily understandable manner.
This study guide is an overview of creating bar graphs, pie graphs, frequency tables, histograms, frequency polygons, dot plots, stem-and-leaf plots, and box-and-whisker plots.