Making Bar Graphs

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Title:

Making Bar Graphs

URL:

https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/dd86a92c-7c82-49b3-b4ee-0b58a5e2eaba/making-bar-graphs-the-electric-company-math-activities/

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PBS
Type: Learning Activity

Overview:

In this activity from The Electric Company, students will review the components of and practice reading and creating bar graphs. Included are simple teacher-led activities and hands-on exercises for students.

Content Standard(s):
Mathematics
MA2019 (2019)
Grade: 3
16. For a given or collected set of data, create a scaled (one-to-many) picture graph and scaled bar graph to represent a data set with several categories.

a. Determine a simple probability from a context that includes a picture.

b. Solve one- and two-step "how many more" and "how many less" problems using information presented in scaled graphs.

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
M.AAS.3.16 Measure lengths of objects using non standard tools (paper clips). Limit to whole numbers.
M.AAS.3.17 Using vocalization, sign language, augmentative communication or assistive technology, represent and interpret data on a picture or bar graph when given a model or a graph to complete.


Tags: bar graphs, categories, data set, scaled
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2019 ALCOS

16. For a given or collected set of data, create a scaled (one-to-many) picture graph and scaled bar graph to represent a data set with several categories.
a. Determine a simple probability from a context that includes a picture.
b. Solve one- and two-step “how many more” and “how many less” problems using information presented in scaled graphs.

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Author: Michelle Frye
The event this resource created for:ALEX Resource Development Summit