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Data Analysis and Probability: Graphing Candy with Excel
Collect and graph data using Microsoft Excel with your math class. They will make predictions about the number of each colored candy in a bag of M&M's, then sort, classify, count, and record the actual data before using Excel to create a graph of the data.
5th - 8th Math 7 Views 147 Downloads
Skeeters Are Overrunning the World
Skeeters are used to model linear and exponential population growth in a wonderfully organized lesson plan including teachers' and students' notes, an assignment, graphs, tables, and equations. Filled with constant deep-reaching questions and diagrams, this resource is a great cooperative learning, higher-order thinking, collaborative experience.
8th - 10th Math 14 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Explore metric measurement, recording data, and creating an electronic spreadsheet displaying results with your math class. Scholars will measure the length of their smiles, record the measurements, and represent the results on an electronic spreadsheet.
4th - 6th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 83 Downloads
Students explore basic Excel spreadsheets. In this spreadsheet lesson plan, students enter Alaska weather information and perform calculations. Students title the columns on the spreadsheet and format the cells. Students complete steps on a worksheet.
1st - 4th 21st Century Skills 21 Views 64 Downloads
Ten Data Analysis Activities
This thirteen page data analysis learning exercise contains a number of interesting problems regarding statistics. The activities cover the concepts of average measurements, standard deviation, box and whisker plots, quartiles, frequency distributions, and lines of best fit.
9th - 12th Math 56 Views 389 Downloads
How Big Can a Bee Be?
Mathematicians analyze the relationships between surface area and volume. They conduct Internet research, conduct various experiments, record the data in a spreadsheet, and graph the results and compare the rate of increase of surface area to the rate of increase of volume.
7th - 10th Math 17 Views 142 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review PD Course: Google's Spreadsheet App
Looking for a versatile tool that will help save you time, keep you organized, and enhance instruction? Follow along with Rich and Jennifer as they explore the ins and outs of Google's Spreadsheet app and help get you started by creating a class grade book.
39 mins K - Higher Ed Classroom Support 3 Views 0 Downloads
Linear and Exponential Change: Comparing Growth Rates
This thirteen-page PowerPoint presentation guides geometry learners in interpreting linear functions, linear data and their trend lines, the consequences of their constant rate of change, and growth rate. Real-life models including step-by-step solutions, graphs, and functions are used to compare the characteristics of linear and non-linear functions, especially exponential verses linear.
8th - 10th Math 12 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Sampling Bias And the California Recall
Using a 2002 California Gray David recall vote as an example, young statisticians identify sources of bias in samples and find ways of reducing and eliminating sampling bias. They consider ways to select random samples from a population, and also look at different ways to represent data.
9th - 11th Math 6 Views 52 Downloads
The Great Race
Learners investigate elapsed time. They construct an obstacle course and take turns racing robots through the course. In addition, they track data and hypothesize about improving the race time. Once the analysis of the data is complete, they present their findings to the class.
4th - 8th Math 3 Views 181 Downloads
Fifth graders estimate the prices of items to be bought for back to school. They use catalogs and/or advertisements to research the cost of each of the items. They use problem solving strategies and a spreadsheet template to determine what can be bought within a budget.
5th Math 4 Views 9 Downloads
Do your learners like dinosaurs and theme parks? An ambitious lesson invites learners to put together a plan for supplying dinosaurs for a new theme park. Pupils work together in groups to come up with their plan, which must include a spreadsheet that has information on cost, size, and weight of the dinosaurs.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 34 Downloads
Area and Perimeter
Students investigate area and perimeter of various shapes. For this area and perimeter of various shapes lesson, students record how area of shapes change when a dimension is doubled, halved, quartered, etc. Students make scatter plots of radii v.
9th - 12th Math 38 Views 221 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Sweet Charting - M&M Project
Students engage in a lesson plan that is concerned with the concept of answering questions according to using bags of M and M candies. They collect data about the colors in each bag with the help of using spreadsheets. The data is analyzed and the key questions are answered.
10th - 12th Math 4 Views 14 Downloads
Students, while in the computer lab, practice using formulas, print options, functions and adjusting column widths while interacting with a spreadsheet program. They modify and use spreadsheets, after being given a scenario, to solve problems as well.
6th - 8th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 28 Downloads
Credit Cards: The Good, the Bad, and the ugly
Students study how dangerous credit cards can be. They see why it is important to pay off credit card bills as soon as they can. They use MS Excel to display and understand the data. They fill out questions using the data from their spreadsheet.
10th - 12th Math 3 Views 61 Downloads
Using Graphs to Investigate Candy Color Distribution
Students analyze a bag of M&M's sorting them by color and graphing the results on a spreadsheet. They make predictions about the color distribution of the candies in other bags based on their findings.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads