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Graphs - Reading Picture Graphs
Third graders examine three different pictographs and answer the questions that accompany each. One is about animals at the zoo, one is about stamp collections, and one is about types of fruit. Each symbol represents a different number in each of the three graphs, so your learners are getting great practice here!
3rd Math 9 Views 27 Downloads
Depleted Uranium and the Brain
Using an article about the toxicity of uranium exposure, learners discuss how the precautionary principle relates to epidemiologic studies. They analyze exposure data displayed in graphs and write descriptions of the results. You will need to track the article down online since the link does not take you to it.
9th - 12th Science 8 Views 10 Downloads
New Review A Teacher's Guide to The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School
What if the Gingerbread Man was trying to catch you, rather than the other way around? Pupils can find out what happens by reading the story The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School by Laura Murray and enrich their experience with the story by completing some or all of the related activities included here.
K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Leveled Vocabulary for And Then There Were None
Chaotic, perjury, tenacious, vague, predatory, idiosyncrasy. Using Marzano and Brown’s six steps of direct instruction for vocabulary (choose, restate, illustrate, use, discuss, play) readers of And Then There Were None engage in a series of activities to determine and clarify the meaning of level one, two, and three vocabulary drawn from Agatha Christie's best-selling mystery.
8th Language Arts 42 Views 88 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Tables and Graphs
Help pupils read graphs and tables with these examples and data comprehension questions. First they examine a bar graph to answer five analysis prompts. Note this graph doesn't have a label along the y-axis, so you may want to do this together as a class to complete it.
2nd - 3rd Math 8 Views 83 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Reading Bar Graphs #2
Raise the bar in your third grade class with this worksheet on bar graphs. Youngsters view three graphs representing three different sets of data, and answer questions based on what they analyze. The first set is completed as an example. A great way to assess learners' knowledge and skill with measurement and data!
2nd - 4th Math 19 Views 118 Downloads CCSS: Designed
What's Your Favorite Fruit?
A sweet activity to challenge your first graders! The picture graph displays a class's favorite fruits. Young learners solve various problems with the data, including counting the amounts of each kind of fruit, and interpreting which fruit was chosen the most (and the least).
1st - 2nd Math 11 Views 21 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Natural Disasters: From Destruction to Recovery
What are the major economic implications, both good and bad, of natural disasters? Discover the effect that natural disasters can have on labor market conditions, capital, household incomes, and opportunities for reconstruction in local economies.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 20 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Warming and Cooling
Is it too hot to go hiking? This task asks learners to refer to a graph that shows temperature as a function of time and answer five questions about the scenario depicted by the graph. The exercise could be used for instruction to help build skills in reading and interpreting information from a graph, or it could be used as an assessment item to evaluate the level of mastery of those skills.
8th - 11th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Encourage kids to read line graphs with confidence using these examples and accompanying comprehension questions. Learners examine two graphs and answer four questions about each. This is definitely intended for beginners to this type of graph, and there is a fully completed example to get them started.
4th - 5th Math 26 Views 73 Downloads
Image Keys for Pictographs
Play this clip for your 1st or 2nd graders and they'll have no problem understanding how to read a pictograph. This clip is easy to follow and fully explains what an image key is and how it is used to read a pictograph. Great classroom tool!
3 mins K - 2nd Math 3 Views 1 Download
Bar Graphs and Pictographs
How are bar graphs and pictographs different? As you begin this concept, use these simple graphs to help get learners started with data analysis styles. There is one bar graph and one pictograph, each accompanied by four or five comprehension questions (nine in total).
2nd - 3rd Math 86 Views 203 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Big Dam Construction in India
This complete and full resource includes everything needed to conduct a lesson on the environmental impact of large dams in India. Background information, handouts, answer keys, and web links are all there to help you educate your class on human interactions and their impact on the environment.
9th - 12th Science 11 Views 35 Downloads
Savers & Borrowers: Financial Markets in the United States
Investigate the current financial market and have your class explore savings, borrowing, financial markets, mutual funds, and the stock market. This four-part lesson is designed to help students become knowledgeable and informed consumers.
10th - 12th Math 14 Views 145 Downloads