# ALEX Lesson Plan

## Forecasting Statistics

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 Author: Summer Johnson System: Roanoke City School: Roanoke City Board Of Education The event this resource created for: CCRS
General Lesson Information
 Lesson Plan ID: 33206 Title: Forecasting Statistics Overview/Annotation: Students will research the ten day weather forecast. They will document the high's for ten days as well as the low's for ten days. Once students document this information, they will find the mean, median, mode, and range of the data collected.This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
Associated Standards and Objectives
Content Standard(s):
 Mathematics MA2015 (2016) Grade: 6 26 ) Understand that a set of data collected to answer a statistical question has a distribution which can be described by its center, spread, and overall shape. [6-SP2] NAEP Framework NAEP Statement:: 4DASP1a: Read or interpret a single set of data. NAEP Statement:: 4DASP2b: Given a set of data or a graph, describe the distribution of data using median, range, or mode. NAEP Statement:: 8DASP1a: Read or interpret data, including interpolating or extrapolating from data. Mathematics MA2015 (2016) Grade: 6 27 ) Recognize that a measure of center for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation describes how its values vary with a single number. [6-SP3] NAEP Framework NAEP Statement:: 8DASP2a: Calculate, use, or interpret mean, median, mode, or range. English Language Arts ELA2015 (2015) Grade: 6 1 ) Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. [RL.6.1] Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards AAS Standard: ELA.AAS.6.1- Answer who, what, where, when, and why questions about stories using textual evidence for support.

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Primary Learning Objective(s):

The students will research the ten-day forecast.

The students will calculate the mean, median, mode, and range of the data collected.