Adventures in Statistics

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  • Aug 7 2010 7:19 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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  • Original Source:
    Illuminations

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Description

This resource is a mathematics project involving the area of classrooms, which incorporates measurement, graphing, computation, data analysis, and presentation of results. Students measure their own classroom and the other classrooms in their school, then compile and compute the data to find out if their classroom is larger or smaller than average. Four reproducible worksheets are included with this activity. This resource is referenced in the Illuminations lesson, "Exploration of a Balance."

Learning Registry Activity

    Bookmarks

    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 5 to 8

    Topics: Measurement & Geometry, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Mathematics

    Standards

    Resource Pedagogy

    Resource Type/Classification:

    • Teacher Materials


    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents

    Tags/Keywords

    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Homogeneous; Heterogeneous; Small Group Instruction; Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Problem-Solving; Hands-on Learning