Using Excel to Reference and Graph Live Data from a Web Site

Students collect live buoy data about water temperatures in the Gulf of Mexico from the Internet and work individually to organize their data and create a line graph using Excel Spreadsheet. Students analyze their data and examine any correlations between warm water temperatures and hurricane season.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Database & Spreadsheet
Year
2006
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