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A Tour of Europe-Data Collection
Research and data collection are important skills for school success. This instructional activity, comparing European countries to North Carolina, provides a way to practice these skills. There is list of websites, including Lonely Planet, that will pique learners' interest.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Diagnosing Allergies Through Data Collection
Students research and organize information about allergies. In this data collection lesson, students watch a video about allergies. Students create a histogram using the information collected. Students complete the 'Displaying Survey Information as Graphs' worksheet.
5th - 8th Health 3 Views 4 Downloads
Data and Probability
Being able to collect, analyze, and display data is a skill that begins in mathematics and extends to a variety of other subjects. Data and probability is first defined by three big questions and a wonderful set of examples that can be used to teach the concept.
4th Math 13 Views 12 Downloads
An inventive lesson shows learners how to collect, organize, and present mathematical data. They access websites which lead them through a variety of ways to engage in data collection. They get to design and create graphs, and present them to the class.
3rd - 5th Math 21 Views 77 Downloads
Fourth graders collect data for a specific purpose. In this weather collection instructional activity, 4th graders observe local weather conditions for period of time and plan how to chart the data they collect. Students evaluate the data as well as their data collection plans once the time period ends.
4th Math 6 Views 23 Downloads
WATT's the Deal?
Students collect data about the brightness of different light bulbs. In this data collection about the brightness of different light bulbs lesson, students determine the relationship of various watt light bulbs. Students plot their data using a scatter plot.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things...
Students read, construct, and interpret simple bar graph, identify, and describe various forms of data collection in their world, classify objects according to similar attributes, and use a digital camera for information collection and analysis.
K - 2nd Math 4 Views 51 Downloads
First graders explore data collecting and graphing. In this data collecting and graping activity, 1st graders watch a video about monster who sells pancakes. Students make a graph to record the most popular pancake. Students also play online games involving bar graphs.
1st Math 5 Views 7 Downloads
Graphing and Measurement Go Hand in Hand
Learners explore data collection and graphing. They will work in groups to determine the best tool to use for hand span measurement. They also collect hand span data and the whole class organizes data on a plot line graph.
2nd - 4th Math 9 Views 102 Downloads
Introductory Science Lab Lesson
Students participate in an introductory scientific process lesson. In this scientific process lesson, students watch a teacher demonstration of how water bubbles when dropped on a penny. They use a data collection sheet as they count the number of drops that it takes to cover the penny.
4th - 5th Science 17 Views 73 Downloads
Measure a Tree
Young mathematicians explore data collection and mathematical problem solving. They will work in cooperative groups to determine the height of a tree by measuring several predetermined distances on the ground. They will use the data collected to set up mathematical ratio problems and calculate the height of the tree.
5th - 8th Math 14 Views 61 Downloads
Lessons for Atlatl Users with Some Experience-Grade 6
Sixth graders experiment with an atlatl and dart. In this sixth grade data management mathematics lesson, 6th graders explore and determine the most suitable methods of displaying data collected from their experimentation with throwing the dart using the atlatl.
6th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Measurement and Data Collecting using Image Processing
Students trace the route of the historical event and measure the distance over which the people involved journeyed. A data sheet be constructed outlining the location of events, and the speed with which the journey occurred.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
Numbers Are Everywhere
Eighth graders maintain a data collection booklet of information that will be graphed. They explore how numbers are associated withtheir daily lives and a variety of data sets can be graphed. Students participate in mini-lessons and graph that information.
8th Math 4 Views 21 Downloads