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Written in Bone: Forensic Anthropology (5 Day Mini-research Project)

6th Grade Science

Â» Unit:

Forensics

Big Idea:Anthropology isn't just for learning about ancient civilizations. Learn how forensic anthropologists help solve modern day crimes.

Histogram activity

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea: Students will see how an actuary uses histograms to analyze the frequency of events to determine risk.

Box and Whiskers... Analyzing and Creating

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be using discovery techniques to learn about box and whisker plots

Box and Whiskers Activity

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be working in stations to construct and analyze box plots. All activities are of high interest and rich in content.

What's Your Frequency? Analyzing and Creating Frequency Tables and Line Plots

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be working with frequency tables and turning them in to line plots. They will be describing the data and making observations from the tables.

Hilarious Histograms. Analzying and Creating

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be using real life data to create and analyze histograms. They will be surveying their classmates and using data from other grade levels to compare same topic information in a histogram.

Circle Graph Activity

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:This lesson will allow the student to work through three stations. The stations will focus on creating and analyzing circle graphs. The students will be using technology to create their graphs along with a hands on activity using M & Mâs.

What's in your name?

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be collecting data from other students to represent in a bar graph.

The Shape Data Makes: Dot Plots

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:What are the statistics on seeing spots? Displaying data on dot plots.

Stem and Leaf Plots_Activity

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:This activity is designed so that the students create their own Around the Room activity. They will be collecting data, displaying it in a stem and leaf plot, and then developing questions around their display for other students to answer!

Histogram... Instagram... Same Thing

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:Histogram Instagram: A snapshot of the life of a data set.

Misleading_Leading_Graphs

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea: Through the use of real life data, the students will be looking at a variety of graphs to decide if they are displaying misguided information.

Line plot & Stem-and-Leaf Plot

7th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics and Probability

Big Idea:Students work in cooperative groups to create stem-and-leaf plots and line plots

Bar Graph Activity

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be collecting data from other students to represent in a bar graph. If available, they can then use a computer program called Bar Grapher tool to show their data with a different layout.

Analyzing and Creating Circle Graphs

6th Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Statistics

Big Idea:The students will be learning through exploration on how to analyze and create circle graphs and Venn diagrams.

6.SP.B.4

Display numerical data in plots on a number line, including dot plots, histograms, and box plots.

6.SP.B.5

Summarize numerical data sets in relation to their context, such as by: