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Bar Charts & Pie Charts

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Learn about life in the Arctic while practicing how to graph and interpret data with this interdisciplinary lesson. Starting with a whole group data-gathering exercise, students are then given a worksheet on which they analyze and create...
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Interpreting Pie Charts

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners examine cause and effect, and supply and demand in relation to gas prices. They analyze a pie chart, and create a budget for a vacation, including gas required for a car trip.
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Drawing a Pie Chart

For Students 6th - 10th Standards
Easy as pie ... with a little work anyway! A complete lesson provides video instruction on creating a pie chart from a set of data. The practice that follows helps learners draw their own pie charts while practicing skills from the video. 
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Interpreting Pie Charts

For Students 6th - 10th Standards
Not pi, but pie! A video instructor explains how to read and interpret a pie chart. The lesson shows the best way to identify the part of the population in each section of the pie using fractions and/or percents.
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My Favorite Animal At The Zoo Pie Graph

For Students 3rd - 4th Standards
What is your favorite animal at the zoo? Young mathematicians answer eight multiple choice questions, based on a survey of 50 people presented in a pie graph. Additionally, the graph does not display any numbers, but rather different...
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Pie Charts

For Students 8th - 10th
Representing data is as easy as pie. Class members construct pie charts given a frequency table. Individuals then determine the size of the angles needed for each sector and interpret the size of sectors within the context of frequency....
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Pie Charts: Soda Party

For Students 7th - 9th
Using the interactive, pupils create a pie chart that represents the percentage of sodas bought for a party. Individuals need to determine the percentage and number for the final variety of drinks. The learners determine how the...
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Health Effects Pie Chart

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Lung cancer isn't the only long-term risk of smoking cigarettes. Middle and high schoolers learn about the connections between smoking and heart disease, stroke, and other diagnoses with a pie chart that details the numbers of...
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Unit VII Energy: WS 1 Qualitative Analysis - Pie Charts

For Students 9th - 12th
For each of eight diagrams of objects in motion, physics masters draw pie charts to depict the changes in energy. For each they must identify the energy conditions at each position. This is a unique worksheet, perfect for assessing how...
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Favorite Pizza Pie Graph

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
You've heard of a pie graph, but what about a pizza pie graph? Challenge young mathematicians to answer ten questions based on a random survey of people's favorite pizzas. A pie graph displays the percentages of each type of pizza. Some...
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Reading and Making Pie Graphs Worksheets

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
The opportunities are endless with a collection of five worksheets that enable young mathematicians to read pie graphs. Individuals use graphs to answer eight multiple choice questions on each sheet. The set of five allows for continued...
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Pie Charts

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students create their own pie chart about their total health, being comprised of physical, social, and mental health. They label each section physical, social, and mental, and label each section with the percentage they are trying to...
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Reading and Making Pie Graphs

For Students 7th - 8th
In this pie graphs worksheet, students solve 10 different problems that include reading a pie graph. First, they use the pie graph to respond to 5 questions that follow. Students determine the year that had the smallest and largest...
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Pie Charts

For Students 6th - 8th
In this math learning exercise, students complete the work in order to chart the data into the pie graph. The picture is used for statistical analysis.
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Cost of Cereal: Table to Pie Chart

For Students 6th - 12th
In this algebra instructional activity, students complete a table by calculating the ratio, percentage, and degrees. Once completed, students then use a protractor to draw angles and finish by labeling the pie chart. There are 2 parts to...
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Pie or Circle Graphs—Step-by-Step Lesson

For Students 3rd Standards
How do you display data that you've collected in a pie chart? Follow a clear step-by-step guide to turning survey results into a visible format. It shows kids how to determine the percentage of the whole that each section represents.
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Pie or Circle Graphs - Guided Lesson

For Students 3rd Standards
A guided lesson worksheet reinforces pie graph skills using a given set of data. Each problem requires young mathematicians to create a circle graph using five colors, and to provide a key that goes along with the graph.
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Movie Survey

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Movie preferences will get your classes talking! Individuals read a pie graph and construct a bar graph using the same information. They then answer questions specific to the data and sample size.
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Creating A Simple Spreadsheet and Pie Chart

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students make spreadsheets and pie charts. In this spreadsheet and pie chart lesson, students set up a spreadsheet by making header rows and labels. They chart a cup full of M & M candies in the spreadsheet before making a pie chart...
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Fractions: pie graphs, numbers, and bars

For Students 6th - 8th
In this fraction learning exercise, students complete fraction problems containing pie graphs, numbers, bars, proper fractions, lowest terms, and more. Students complete 19 problems.
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Graphs and Charts

For Students 2nd - 4th Standards
A two-part worksheet incorporating bar graphs and pie charts, young mathematicians can practice their graphing skills. Pupils answer questions using graphs and charts but are also challenged to create their own using a given set of data.
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Creating Bar Graphs and Pie Graphs

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders observe a demonstration of the creation of a bar graph and a pie graph of their favorite colors. They gather information about various topics from their classmates, then organize the information, creating a bar and a pie...
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Solar Storm Energy and Pie Graphs

For Students 7th - 10th
In this solar storm energy and pie graphs worksheet, students solve 5 problems using pie graphs that show the amount of solar energy that is converted into radiation, kinetic energy, flare energy and flare energy that is lost to working...
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Pie Graph M&M Activity

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
M&Ms make friends! Your math class gets friendly with ratios and percentages by completing this activity. They count the frequencies of the different colors of M&Ms in a package, write the ratios, calculate percentages, and then...
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 13-14

For Students 8th - 10th
Probability and pie charts are the topics of problems 13-14 in this practice CAHSEE video, in which the speaker takes test review students through the work necessary to solve these problems. A teacher could present the video to a class...
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A Poppin' Good Time

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this graphs and word problems worksheet, students take a survey of 8 people to see what type of popcorn they like best. Students create a popcorn pie graph and write fractions from their survey results. Students solve 6 3-digit...
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Line, Bar, and Pie Graphs

For Students 4th - 6th
For this environment math worksheet, learners complete graph problem solving on three pages. Students label line, bar, and pie graphs with information about water, paper and energy consumption. There are 30 total word problems to solve...
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Study Jams! Circle Graph

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
Over a pizza dinner, RJ and Mia discuss how to use a circle or pie graph to represent data. After viewing, data analysts can use a Test Yourself feature to assess their own understanding. This is ideal for use in a flipped classroom lesson.
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Pie or Circle Graphs Problems - Independent Practice Worksheet

For Students 3rd Standards
Third graders take a set of data and turn it into a pie graph with an independent worksheet. Containing 10 sets of data, the resource reinforced data analysis skills that pupils can use throughout a graphing unit. 
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Patterns in the Distribution of Lactase Persistence

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
We all drink milk as babies, so why can't we all drink it as adults? Examine the trend in lactase production on the world-wide scale as science scholars analyze and interpret data. Groups create pie charts from the data, place them on a...
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The Economienda System

For Students 8th - 10th
Explore the Economienda System common in Latin America during the 1700s. The class will read the included text, answer 3 critical-thinking questions, and fill out a pie chart showing the demographics of the time. They will learn about...
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Analyze Graphs - Problem Solving 15.5

For Students 3rd - 5th
Explore amusement parks through a few basic graphs. A line graph, bar graph, pie graph, and pictograph are shown to help young learners answer five questions. The final question delves a little deeper and has learners consider using a...
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Collecting and Working with Data

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Add to your collection of math resources with this extensive series of data analysis worksheets. Whether your teaching how to use frequency tables and tally charts to collect and organize data, or introducing young mathematicians to pie...
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Conversions between Degrees and Radians: Charting Hours in the Day

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Forget hours, divide the day into radians instead. Class members convert the angles in a pie chart of daily activities into radian measures. They add angle measures for multiple activities then determine a relationship between the radian...
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Municipal Waste Generation

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Statistically, waste may become a problem in the future if people do not take action. Using their knowledge of statistics and data representation, pupils take a look at the idea of waste generation. The four-part unit has class members...
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US Holiday Candy Sales

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Candy is a big business! Calculate the amount of money consumers spent on major holidays—Easter, Halloween, Christmas, Hanukkah, and Valentine's Day—based on the total amount of candy sales from 2011 and the percentage of each holiday's...
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The Lowdown — U.S. Gun Homicides: Visualizing the Numbers

For Students 7th Standards
Is gun violence a big issue in America? Pupils explore gun deaths by type, race, and age group in a Math at the Core: Ratios interactive. The class tries to determine whether America is a safe place to live and use bar graphs and pie...
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Interpretation of Circle Graphs: Northwest Region Population Pie

For Students 8th - 11th
Given populations of the five Northwestern states, learners create a circle graph. Using the data and the pie chart, they make comparisons between the populations of the states. Finally, the pupils determine how the chart will change...
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Pies and Percentages--Learning About Pie Graphs

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this pie graph worksheet, students draw a pie graph for the zookeeper with the data he collected, choose a different color for each animal species and make a key to the graph.
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Peering into Pie Charts

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore pie charts.  In this third through fifth grade mathematics lesson, students analyze pie charts as they investigate the part-to-whole relationship evident in pie charts.  Students use the pie charts to perform...
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Pie Chart: Favorite Animal at the Zoo

For Students 3rd - 4th
In these three interpreting a pie chart and answering questions worksheets, students use the data provided to label and color code the blank and outlined pie charts, read and interpret a completed pie chart, and then answer questions...
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Time Management: Piece of Pie

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers examine their own lives and how well they manage their time outside of school. In this this time management lesson, students discover the amount of time they spend on other activities, and create a pie chart with that...
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It's My Time!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students create a pie chart.  In this time lesson plan, students determine the amount of time they spend on given activities.  They create a pie chart diagraming the data.  Students share their graphs with the class.
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A Piece of the Pie

For Students 7th - 8th
In this piece of the pie worksheet, students examine a given graph.  They answer percent questions regarding the pie chart.  This one-page worksheet contains six problems.
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I want a credit card--or do I?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students pretend to borrow $1000.00 on a credit card. They pretend to make the minimum payments for a year. When they're done, they make a pie chart showing how much of their payments reduced their debt, and how much was interest.
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What We Pay for When We Buy a Music CD

For Students 7th - 8th
In this middle school statistics and probability activity, students examine the cost of a music CD by determining the percent of cost that is dedicated to the various overhead and behind the scenes cost.  Students construct a pie chart...
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Math Lesson: What Do You Want to Know? - Country Statistics

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students are able to identify the characteristics of a variety of graphs (i.e. bar graph, line graph, pie graph, scatter plot, population pyramids, etc.) They recognize how the type of data to be presented plays a role in choosing the...
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Discovering Mitosis in Onion Roots

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers discover the different stages of mitosis by examining onion roots under a microscope, drawing diagrams of what they see, and organizing collected data in a chart and create a pie graph from their lab data.
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Why Does an Author Write?

For Students 1st - 6th Standards
To get to the heart of a writer's purpose, just remember to have some PIE (Persuade, Inform, or Entertain)! And appropriately, here is a PIE chart that leaves room for pupils to identify each letter of the acronym and any other ideas or...
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The Lowdown — The Math of Trash: Percents and Proportions

For Teachers 6th Standards
Don't toss the lesson in the trash. Scholars watch an informative, up-to-date video that discusses how percents and proportions help clarify data about trash, recycling, and climate change. They consider their own trash output and create...
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Creating Circles

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students make a circle graph. In this graphing lesson, the teacher conducts a class survey, then demonstrates how to make a pie graph. When students are comfortable with the material, they use a worksheet to create their own graph.
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Skittle it Up

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students make a graph. For this graphing and Excel lesson, students work in groups and are given a bag of skittles. Students count the number of each color skittle and create a table in Excel. Students learn how to make a pie graph using...
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Pie Graphs

For Students 4th - 5th
In this pie graphs worksheet, students analyze the two pie graphs for cats and dogs. Students then use the graphs to answer the 8 questions.
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Interpret Pie Charts

For Students 4th - 6th
In this pie chart activity, learners interpret pie charts, then answer a variety of questions about each. Answers are included on page 2.
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What Pie?

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students practice making and interpreting pie graphs so they are better able to decide if a pie chart is the appropriate form of display. Students examine included overheads of different pie charts, and directions on how to make pie...
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Counting And Graphing

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young scholars explore counting and graphing. In this math lesson plan, students practice counting from 1-25 and are exposed to two types of graphs: the pie graph and the bar graph. Young scholars use Skittles to represent a variety of...
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Dealing With Data

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students collect, organize, and display data using a bar graph, line graph, pie graph, or picture graph. They write a summary describing the data represented and compare the graph to another graph in the class.
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Data Analysis

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
In these analyzing data worksheets, learners complete a table and a pie chart and calculate mean, median, mode, and range for sets of data. 
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A Greenhouse Gas

For Teachers 6th - 8th
In this greenhouse gas worksheet, students read about the atmosphere and the greenhouse effect. They study a pie chart to answer percentage questions related to the earth's atmosphere.
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Statistical Inquiry

For Students 8th - 10th
In this statistical inquiry worksheet, students analyze and interpret a variety of diagrams such as a scatter plot, bar graph and pie charts. They create tables and other diagrams to support given data. This two-page worksheet contains 3...
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Adding Mixed Numbers 1

For Students 4th - 5th
In this adding mixed numbers worksheet, students write addition sentences using pie charts, add mixed numbers with the same denominator, and write mixed numbers as fractions in simplest form. Students solve nine problems.
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Pie Graph

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders examine fractional parts of pie graphs. Given a bag of M&Ms, 5th graders interpret the data. They use a paper plate and colors to create a graph of the types of M&Ms represented.
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Interpreting Pie Charts

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Pupils determine cause and effect in rising gas prices. In this data analysis lesson, students explore cause and effect and analyze information from a pie chart.
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Scholastic News: Read a Pie Chart

For Students 4th - 6th
In this pie chart worksheet by Scholastic Magazine, students answer questions based on a pie chart of oil reserves in parts of the Middle East.
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Pie Graph

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this reading graphs practice worksheet, students examine a pie graph. Students then respond to 5 short answer questions regarding the data presented by the graph.
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Histograms and Statistical Graphics

For Teachers 11th - 12th
In this statistics worksheet, students solve 6 data problems. They construct a histogram of given data, they create a frequency polygon, and a stem and leaf diagram. Students create a dot plot and a pie chart for given data sets. On the...
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Multiplying Fractions and Whole Numbers

For Students 6th - 8th
In this math instructional activity, students examine the pie graphs and find the amount in each set, the number of sets, and the total number of pieces.
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Plots and Diagrams

For Students 7th - 9th
In this plots and diagram worksheet, students interpret scatter plots, tables, and pie charts. This two-page worksheet contains seven multiple-choice problems.
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Graphs

For Students 4th - 8th
In this graphs learning exercise, students solve problems involving pie graphs, line graphs, bar graphs, and more. Students complete 5 graph problems and 4 word problems.
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Charting and Graphing Sales

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars analyze and represent weekly sales figures using tables, bar graphs, and pie charts. They draw conclusions using bar graphs and pie charts. Students are told that each day at school they have the option of buying or...
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Favorite Candy Bar Graph

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students decide on six different types of candy bars to include in a data collection activity. Working in small groups, they survey a target group in a set amount of time. They access a Internet based graphing tool to create a bar graph...
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Create a Graph Online

For Teachers Pre-K - 12th
Scholars create colorful bar, line, or pie graphs. They decide on a survey question to ask or a type of data to gather. From there, they collect information and data. They display this data in bar, line, or pie graphs that they create...
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Pie Charts

For Teachers 3rd
The teacher conducts a survey of each student's favorite color. The teacher then creates a pie chart identifying the information gathered. The students display mastery by creating their own pie chart displaying the same information.
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Piece of Pie Chart

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
In this math worksheet, students examine a pie graph which shows a student's homework over 2 hours. Students read the information, then use a pie chart template (divided into 24 parts) to make their own homework chart.
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Pie Graph 2

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this reading graphs practice worksheet, learners examine a pie graph. Students then respond to 5 short answer questions regarding the data presented by the graph.
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German or English?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Sprechen sie Deutsch? Future cryptographers must decide whether an unknown text is written in English or in German. They use provided pie charts about the frequency of words in the English and German languages to help make their decisions.
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Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students graph data they collected and analyze it using a bar graph. For this algebra lesson, students analyze their data using pie charts and bar graphs while explaining the meaning to each other. They compare and contrast bar graphs vs...
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Handling Data: Comparing Distributions

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students gather information by analyzing graphs, diagrams and pie charts. In this graphs and diagrams lesson, students complete addition and subtraction problems. Students discuss a pie chart. Students use information to crate a stacked...
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Data, Probability, and Statistics

For Students 5th - 8th
For this data worksheet, students complete problems by interpreting a bar graph, line graph, and pie graph. Students complete 5 problems on this worksheet.
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Tier 1 Intervention General Tracking Form

For Teachers K - 12th
Looking for a way to compile data based on behavior interventions? This spreadsheet can help you out! You type in up to five behaviors and five interventions and tally whenever a behavior or intervention is used. The spreadsheet...
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Students Favorites

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students complete activities using a frequency table and construct a pie graph for the data. In this frequency table lesson, students complete a survey to find data for a frequency table. Students use the given link to make a pie graph...
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Interpreting Circle Graphs

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
What does this pie chart mean? Once scholars can analyze a circle graph on a basic level (i.e. "Most people prefer cats"), it's time to delve deeper into it. They examine two graphs here, and are given the total number of participants...
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Relate Fractions, Decimals and Percentages - Problem Solving 17.2

For Students 5th - 7th
In this problem solving learning exercise, students use the percentages depicted in a pie chart to solve 4 problems in which they relate fractions, percentages, and decimals. They find the error in a fifth problem.
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Favorite Colors Etc.: From Bar Charts to Pie Charts

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students collect data. In this math lesson, students collect data about favorite colors and display the data using graphs. Students create a circle graph using a TI73 calculator.
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Understanding Fractions

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this recognizing fractions activity, students observe explanations and examples of pie charts and bars and use them to color, write the fraction of the shaded part, and draw and color pie charts. They will solve thirty-two problems.
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Peering into Pie Charts

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students read pie charts. For this graphing lesson, students use pie charts to compare percentages. Students discuss the data and complete a worksheet.
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Graphing: the Scientific Way of Representing Your Work

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students identify the use and structure of three different types of graphs by graphing the data from three short activities. They take a survey on their favorite cereals for a bar graph, separate colors of M&M's for a pie graph and...
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Adding and Subtracting Fractions

For Students 7th - 9th
With a pie graph and an infinite blackboard, this video shows how to add, subtract, and simplify fractions. Once he has established the rule, Sal throws the viewer a curve ball with a fraction subtraction problem that results in a...
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Apple Adjectives

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Study different apple varieties and use appropriate adjectives to describe them. Learners alphabetize both the apple names and the adjectives before creating spreadsheet, bar, and pie graphs. A mix of language arts, technology, and math!
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Population Density

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine world population density and population distribution. They create pie charts showing population distribution and analyze population patterns in the United States and major regions of the world. They identify...
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Groovin' News Activity Sheet

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In these recycling worksheets, students complete several activities to learn about recycling. Students complete a word search, word scramble, bar graph, pie chart, research project, class project, and individual project for recycling.
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Pie or Circle Graphs - Matching Worksheet

For Students 3rd Standards
It's one thing to be able to read a pie graph, but it's another to analyze a pie graph and match it to its data table. Use a multiple choice worksheet when challenging learners to practice this skill. With six data charts and pie graphs,...
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Successful Space Launches - Circle Graphs

For Students 6th - 8th
In this circle graphs activity, students solve 6 short answer and graphing problems. Students find ratios, percents, and degrees for space launches during a particular time frame. Students shade a circle graph the appropriate degrees for...
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Circle Graphs

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Pie isn't just for eating! Scholars learn to create pie charts and circle graphs to represent data. Given raw data, learners determine the percent of the whole for each category and then figure out the degree of the circle that percent...
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All the Water in the World

For Teachers K - 6th Standards
In a cross-curricular lesson linking math and science, examine the percentages of earth's water supply with your elementary kids using pasta or dixie cups of water. Younger learners focus on identifying local water sources on the globe...
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Exploring Adding Fractions with Like Denominators

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
This is a great worksheet for those just learning how to add fractions with like denominators. Pie graphs make it easy to see the fractions in a different light before learners see the problems written out purely in fractions. There are...
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What's in a Graph?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
How many yellow Skittles® come in a fun-size package? Use candy color data to construct a bar graph and a pie chart. Pupils analyze bar graphs of real-life data on the Texas and Massachusetts populations. As an assessment at the end of...
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What's in the Trash

For Students 4th - 7th
Work with your class to examine how trash can affect the environment while practicing reading skills. Class members read a very brief passage about garbage in the US, examine a pie chart that shows what types of things are thrown away,...
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Study Jams! Choosing the Correct Graph

For Students 4th - 8th Standards
With so many types of graphs, don't let your learners get stuck figuring out which one to use. To track how Zoe spent her allowance, use this interactive lesson to review all the types of graphs and pick the best one to display the data....
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Mathematics Within: Bar And Pie Graphs

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students compare and contrast the use of bar and pie graphs with the same data. They create a data set by surveying all students in the class using sticky notes to make a table on the board. Then, each student creates a bar and pie graph...
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Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore their interest and strengths and display them using a bar graph and pie chart.
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Musical Genre Pie Charts

For Teachers Pre-K - 6th
In this pie chart worksheet, students transpose musical genre data to the charts and then answer questions about the results.
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Creating Pie Graphs Using Percents

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders examine how to convert fractions to percents and percents to fractions. They list their activities for a 24 hour period, and create a pie graph using Microsoft Works.
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Recycling by the Numbers: It's as Easy as Pie

For Students 4th - 6th
In this recycling by numbers worksheet, learners make a pie chart from the school data given them and then answer six mathematical questions relating back to the chart data.
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Frequency Tables; Discrete Ungrouped Data

For Students 5th - 6th
In this frequency tables instructional activity, students utilize given data to work out three frequency charts with one containing values and a pie chart involving angles for each value. Students complete three vertical line diagrams...
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Subtracting Waste=Adding Trees: Read All About It!

For Students 4th - 6th
In this subtracting waste learning exercise, students make a pie chart using the data given to figure out the percentage of the total waste of five different items. Students answer seven percentage questions relating to the pie chart.
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Make a Paper Pie

For Students 4th - 6th
In this recycling learning exercise, learners complete a pie chart by utilizing the data given to them on recycling. Students make a pie chart showing the percentages of different types of paper used at one school.
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Fraction, Decimal, Percents in Data

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore number values by creating and analyzing pie graphs. In this data analysis lesson, students research information about their own class such as number of male vs. female students and absent student statistics. Students...
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SAT Prep: Test 6 Section 7 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
Another SAT practice test from The Official SAT Study Guide is the focus of this video, which starts out with simple problems involving integers, factoring, perimeters, and percentages. Students will appreciate the relative ease with...
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My Test Book: Reading Pie Charts

For Students 5th - 7th
In this math skills worksheet, students solve 9 multiple choice math problems that require them to read and interpret charts. Students may view the correct answers.
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Favorite Animal at the Zoo - Making a Pie Chart

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this graphing and interpretation worksheet set, students draw charts that are either blank or outlined that show information about students' favorite zoo animals. They answer questions based on the data in 15 examples.
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Pie Chart

For Students 1st - 12th
For this literacy worksheet, students use the created resources for further progress towards knowledge. The sheet is a teacher's guide for creating student resources.
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Statistics: Graphs, Charts & Interpretation

For Students 9th - 12th
In this statistics learning exercise, high schoolers explore the characteristics of line graphs, bar graphs, circle graphs and the coordinate plane. Afterwards, they graph ordered pairs on a coordinate plane. Students then create a line...
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A Recipe for Air

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students create a pie graph using M&Ms to demonstrate the composition of air. They label each section of the graph, and list the fractions from largest to smallest.
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Count The Letters

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students perform activities involving ratios, proportions and percents. Given a newspaper article, groups of students count the number of letters in a given area. They use calculators and data collected to construct a pie chart and bar...
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Gross Domestic Pizza

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners explore major components of gross domestic product (GDP) and how it is determined; students create and compare GDP pie charts for the countries of Pepperonia and Anchovia.
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What's Air Got to Do with It?

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students use M&M's to create a pie graph that expresses their understanding of the composition of air. They watch and conduct several simple experiments to develop an understanding of the properties of air (it has mass, it takes up...
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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Introduction to Graphing

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students practice graphing activities. In this graphing lesson, students discuss ways to collect data and complete survey activities. Students visit a table and graphs website and then a create a graph website to practice graphing.
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Holiday Greeting Cards: A Graphing Activity

For Teachers 4th - 9th
Students examine statistics about the popular type of greeting cards and create pie or bar chart using an online tool. They illustrate the sales statistics for the greeting cards before making the charts.
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Using M & M's to Teach Math

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Mmm, M & M's! Learners of all ages will love this tasty lesson! Use this popular treat to explore percentages, proportions, and probability! Then, after you graph your results, enjoy a delicious treat; you've earned it! 
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The Brief American Pageant: The American People Face a New Century

For Teachers 9th - 12th
The political landscape of Y2K is the focus of this series of slides, which cover the later years of the 20th century. Charts detail the poverty and social welfare rates in the 20th century, as well as a pie graph displaying the sources...
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Biology Lab - Mitosis and Meiosis

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Paul Anderson gives an explanation of how to conduct a biology lab to see mitosis and meiosis. This clip is directed at teachers and shows how to use an onion root and the fungus sordaria to count up the phases and draw a cell cycle pie...
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Charts and Graphs: Reading Data

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this math worksheet, students learn to read data displayed on graphs and charts. There are 5 worksheets available here and include surveys, tally charts, bar and pie graphs and information charts.
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Information Interpretation! and Units of Length

For Students 6th
In these two worksheets, 6th graders read information and create a column bar graph, horizontal bar graph, and pie chart and then use metric units of length to solve equations and convert measurements. Students draw three charts in...
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When is Your Birthday?

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Your youngsters will use their birthdays as a data set in this lesson, charting and color-coding their classmates' birthday data. They will also conduct an Internet search to compile and chart famous birthdays. The data is finally used...
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How the U.S. Uses Oil

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this social studies worksheet, students read a pie chart that tells the ways people in the United States use oil products. Each amount is expressed as a percent. Students answer six questions related to the information they find on...
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What is Air Made Of?

For Students 4th - 6th
In this composition of air worksheet, students read a short passage then examine a pie chart regarding the chemical composition of air. Next students use the information to answer 5 fill in the blank questions.
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Use Circle Graphs

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this using circle graphs worksheet, students study a pie graph about the percent of free time that a boy spends on each winter hobby and answer comprehension questions. Students write five short answers.
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Who Represents You?

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students investigate Congress and how individuals are represented in this Country.  For this government lesson, students complete worksheets research government web sites to determine which senators and congressmen represent them....
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Rounding and Fractions Around the Clock

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students get the big picture, going non-digital forces them to process an abstract idea in more visual and complex ways. They are told that as long as they have analog clocks on the wall, students should make use of those hands going...
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Jim, Tony, and Frank-The School Fund-raiser (Graphing)

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this graphing activity, students view a pie chart. Students use their graphing knowledge to interpret the pie chart and answer ten questions. There is an answer sheet.
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What is Up Th-air? — Atmosphere

For Teachers 7th Standards
Air, air, everywhere, but what's in it, and what makes Earth's air so unique and special? Journey through the layers above us to uncover our atmosphere's composition and how it works to make life possible below. Pupils conduct research...
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Water Bottle Unit

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
How much plastic do manufacturers use to create water bottles each year? The class explores the number of water bottles used throughout the years to determine how many consumers will use in the future. Class members compare different...
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World Cup Math: Equal Opportunity?

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Exactly how fair is the World Cup? Even though all teams have the same number of players and follow the same rules, there are other factors that come into play. This series of three lessons explores the impact that income inequality,...
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Sunshine Math-4: Jupiter, XXIV

For Students 4th - 6th
Learners solve a variety of mathematical problems including: money word problem, adding fractions, using milliliters, determining how many rectangles are formed in a figure, and answering three questions using data in a circle graph.
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Multiplying Fractions by Fractions

For Students 4th - 8th Standards
A four-page resource walks learners through the basics of multiplying fractions. The handout is very visual with many diagrams in various colors. By the end of the lesson, learners are given an opportunity to multiply whole numbers with...
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Time Management

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students plot activities for a 24 hour day. They record their information on a spread sheet program. Students list categories they use and write equations for cells that add cells of each category together. Students create a pie chart of...
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Usage and Interpretation of Graphs

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Cooperative groups are formed for this graphing activity. Each group must construct a graph that represents how many eyelets (the holes for laces in shoes), are present in their group. A whole-class bar graph is eventually constructed...
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The Bread Shop

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this pie chart worksheet, students use the pie chart graph to count the money Adam made in the Bread Shop. Students complete 10 questions.
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John's Trucking- Counting the Miles

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this graphs learning exercise, students analyze a pie graph showing miles driven by three truck drivers in a week. Students fill out a chart in which they calculate total miles driven.
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Collecting & Presenting Information

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Young scholars explore creating graphs and charts from collected information. Using spreadsheet software, students create survey questions, conduct the survey and enter collected information into the computer. After collecting and...
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What Are We Listening To?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students gather data from a web site on number of music albums sold by genre for the last two years. They convert these figures to fractions, decimals, and percents, and display the results in bar graphs and pie charts.
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Charts and Graphs

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students practice using pie charts, charts, and graphs that are used to keep track and display information. The lesson is needed for them to increase skills necessary to take portions of the GED Exam.
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Smarties Fractions

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders get with a partner or small group and count the total number of Smarties they have their bag. They separate the Smarties by color and then prepare a bar graph using the variables of color and number. They then use the...
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Dynamite Data

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders rotate through a variety of stations designed to offer practice in manipulating data. They sort, tally and count items and then create bar graphs, tables, and pie graphs to record their findings.
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Where Does the U.S. Get Its Energy?

For Teachers 4th - 6th
In this energy worksheet, students study a pie chart to discover sources of energy. They answer questions based upon the information in the pie chart. Topics include renewable energy, petroleum, nuclear energy and natural gas.
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Destination of Slaves in 1800

For Students 8th - 11th
In this slave trade worksheet, students use the provided Atlantic Slave Trade statistics to create a pie chart and a bar graph. Students also respond to 4 short answer questions.
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Graph Club 2.0 Matching

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders study graphing using pictographs and bar graphs. They graph pie charts, line graphs, and also change the graph scale up to 1000. They use the pictograph on the left to create the same graph on the right using a bar graph.
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Froot Loops to the Max- Pie 2

For Teachers 6th - 8th
In this Froot Loops to the Max worksheet, students solve 2 different problems related to graphing data with a box of Froot Loops cereal. First, they complete the circle/pie graph using the given data including a key and a title for their...
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Budget Making

For Teachers 9th - 12th
After analyzing a pie graph of national spending, high schoolers express their opinions on priorities for national spending. They create a new bar graph and mail it to their congressional representative with recommendations about needed...
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Atmosphere

For Teachers 6th - 8th
This is a very basic presentation of the layers of the atmosphere. It divides the atmosphere into four layers and pretty much only mentions the elevation and order of each. The last of seven slides shows a pie graph and data table of the...
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Plastic Bags

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Paper or plastic? Explore the environmental effects of using plastic bags through mathematics. Learners manipulate worldwide data on plastic bag consumption to draw conclusions.
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SAT Prep: Test 8 Section 2 Part 2

For Students 9th - 12th
Using pie graphs and multiple variables, Sal carefully (yet efficiently) moves through problems 5-8 of this practice SAT session (page 839 from The Official SAT Study Guide). Both beginning and advanced mathematicians will appreciate...
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Lesson 7: Smart Grids

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Energy conservation is a hot topic these days; introduce your kids to the Smart Grid solution through a video clip and several interactive online tools. They discuss areas of household energy consumption, examining a pie chart...
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Introduction to the National Debt

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students relate the national debt to the economy. In this algebra lesson, students discuss what the national debt is, create a national budget based on priority and what the government should spend money on. They analyze their findings...
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"Egg-celent" Graphing?

For Teachers 4th
A great lesson designed around the Easter season awaits your class. They are given plastic eggs filled with jellybeans, and must make estimates of how many of each color are in the eggs. The information is put on a spreadsheet. Once the...
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Deciding Which Type of Graph is Appropriate

For Students 5th - 8th
In this graphing worksheet, students read about line, bar, and pie graphs and then determine which graph is the best way to express data results. This worksheet has 3 short answer questions.
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Diversity of Languages

For Teachers 7th - 11th
Students interpret graphs and statistics to recognise and understand the cultural and linguistic diversity of Australia. They create a profile of the linguistic diversity of the class or school. Students discuss Australia's cultural...
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Data Handling

For Students 6th
In this data handling activity, 6th graders solve and complete 4 various types of problems. First, they draw a bar chart to represent the information provided in the table shown. Then, students show beneath the table how to work out the...
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Graph a Panther's Diet

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students examine the diet of panthers. In this interpreting data lesson, students collect data on the panther's diet and chart the data in bar and pie graphs.
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A Piece of Pie

For Students K - 2nd
In this pie chart worksheet, students create a tally chart based on three things people like to do; draw, act or listen to stories. Then they create a pie chart with their data.
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A Rainbow of Fruits & Vegetables

For Students 4th - 5th
In this fruits and vegetables worksheet, students study the pie graph of the types of fruits and vegetables arranged by colors. Students then answer the questions based on the chart and the colors. Students also complete a bonus...
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Colours of the Church Year

For Students 6th - 8th
For this Colours of the Church Year worksheet, students use the chart 'Colours of the Church Year' to complete the pie-chart with the Church seasons and fill in the missing words.
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Odds and Probability

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Young scholars inquire about number sense by participating in a graphing activity. In this probability lesson, students examine a bag of colored shapes and identify the odds of picking one shape after determining how many there are in...
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Usage and Interpretation of Graphs

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Learners explore graphing. In this graphing lesson, students predict how many shoe eyelets are present in the classroom. Learners count eyelets and work in groups to organize and chart the data collected. Students put all the data...
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What Color Are Your Skittles?

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Young scholars create spreadsheets and manipulate data. They collect data, create appropriate graphs and use percentages to describe quantities. Students compare and contrast data. They use spreadsheets to generate a pie chart.
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Thanksgiving Pie Graph

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders apply previously studied concepts in collecting, organizing and interpreting data, and show data results using a pie graph as the tool for interpreting and reaching a conclusion.
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Displaying Data

For Students 2nd - 3rd Standards
It's important to learn how to display data to make the information easier for people to understand. A reading activity prompts kids to use context clues to answer five comprehension questions after reading several paragraphs about...
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Charts Are Like Pasta - Data Visualization Part 1: Crash Course Statistics #5

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Clever marketers can use visual statistics to mislead their target populations. Explore these visual misrepresentations with a video lesson from a larger statistics playlist. The lesson instructor explains visual representations of both...
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Cost of Living

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Math scholars investigate the cost of living in Hong Kong compared to Chicago but must first convert the different types of currency. They then choose a type of graph to compare different spending categories and finish the activity by...
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STEM Activities for Middle School Students

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Use STEM activities within the class to provide connections to concepts. The resource includes activities that range from working with buoyancy to building rockets and launching them. Other activities involve the engineering design...
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Arithmetic for College Students: Worksheets

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Loaded with concepts ranging from multiplying decimals to converting units to solving problems using the order of operations, a thorough practice packet is perfect for a fifth or sixth grade math classroom.
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Graphs

For Students 8th Standards
Examine different types of graphs as a means for analyzing data. Math scholars identify the type of graph from a series of data displays and then develop questions to match each one. Then, given a scatter plot of height versus age data,...
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Grade 7 Earth Day Statistics with Circle and Bar Graphs

For Teachers 7th Standards
Take a tiered approach to studying waste. The lesson plan uses Earth Day to present differentiated instruction around using circle and bar graphs. Each group gets a cube based on their tiers and works collaboratively as well as...
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By the Numbers: Mathematical Connections in Newspapers for Middle-Grade Students

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
A cross-curricular resource teaches and reinforces mathematical concepts with several activities that use parts of a newspaper. Scholars use scavenger hunts to find the different ways math is used in the paper along with using data...
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Circle Graphs

For Students 4th - 6th
In this circle graphs activity, students solve and complete 8 different problems that include word problems referring to two different circle graphs shown. First, they follow the directions for each problem and complete the table that...
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Collecting Data

For Students 7th - 10th
In this data collection learning exercise, students read about how data is collected and organized. They also learn about a hypothesis. Students read through examples of different charts and then answer 23 questions pertaining to data...
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Data Analysis

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students double check their data collections of Top 20 singles that they've been collecting for several days. Types of data is reviewed in detail and a variety of questions are asked for retention factors of mastery. They draw a tally...
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Frequency Table

For Students 7th - 8th
In this frequency table worksheet, students solve and complete 20 different types of problems. First, they make a frequency table and percent frequency table. Then, students draw a dot plot, a stem-and-leaf plot and a histogram of the...
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Grasping Graphs

For Students 7th - 8th
In this grasping graphs worksheet, students solve and complete 3 different types of problems. First, they graph the data described and select the appropriate graph type. Then, students identify the independent and dependent variable. In...
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Data Handling

For Students 8th - 11th
In this data handling worksheet, students explore multiple ways to represent data.  They create stem and leaf plots, histograms, and bar charts.  Students examine and interpret diagrams and statistics.  This eleven-page worksheet...
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Reading Graphs

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students answer multiple choice questions about a pie graph given to them. In this pie graph lesson plan, students are given a graph about Bolivia's ethnic groups and answer 5 questions.
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Using Other Graphs

For Students 5th
In this pie chart/graph worksheet, 5th graders study and analyze a pie chart/graph on water use in an ecology class in order to answer 3 short answer questions.
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BUS: Farming: It's A Fact (Ag)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students create two different types of graphs from the information in the "Farm Facts" booklet (i.e., bar graph, pie chart, etc.). They calculate where your food dollars are spent (on and off farm).
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Comparing Fractions 8

For Teachers 5th
In this elementary math worksheet, 5th graders compare fractions using a pie chart and practice finding the values in the multiple choice format.
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Problem-Solving Decisions: Choose the Operation: Problem Solving

For Students 5th - 6th
In this math operations worksheet, students solve the word problem using the pie chart and following the steps of understand, plan, solve, and look back. Students then answer a final question by choosing the operation and solving.
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My Science Box

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students investigate snails and their physical and behavioral characteristics.  In this investigative instructional activity students create a pie chart to show the results of their findings.
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Fill in the Graphs

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this graphing information activity worksheet, students use the 6 provided clues to appropriately fill in the blanks in a pie chart.
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How Much is Dirt Worth?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students appreciate topsoil and communicate soils economic value. They image that an apple is planet earth, students fill in their pie charts as the teacher tells them what each slice means. Pupils watch and listen as the teacher cuts...
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Chemistry of Living Things

For Students 4th - 9th
In this living things chemistry worksheet, students review the structure of an atom and the difference between an element and compound. Students use a pie graph of the elements that make up the human body to answer questions. This...
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Spreadsheet Graphs

For Teachers Higher Ed
Pupils create graphs using information from spreadsheets. They select a topic from the following choices: website use, digital cameras, spreadsheets, calculators or educational software. They tally the class results and create an Excel...
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Plots and Diagrams

For Students 7th - 9th
In this plots and diagrams worksheet, students examine and interpret tables, charts, and scatter plots. This two-page worksheet contains seven multiple-choice problems.
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May I Have Fries with That?

For Teachers 6th
Not all pie graphs are about pies. The class conducts a survey on favorite fast food categories in a lesson on data representation. Pupils use the results to create a circle graph.
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Science: Teddy Bear Nation

For Teachers K - 1st
Students sort teddy bears according to types and then graph the results. They each bring a bear to class and then discuss their similarities and differences. Once the bears have been sorted into groups according to size and color,...
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Cindy and Linda - Selling Lemonade

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this pie charts worksheet, students use the pie chart to count how many glasses of Lemonade were sold by Cindy and Linda. Students complete the table and answer 3 questions.
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See How They Run!: The 100 Meter Dash

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Are you as fast as Usain Bolt? Class members time each other running the 100-meter dash, then analyze the data using different graphical representations. They then draw conclusions by comparing different sample sets and seeing how they...
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Graphing Using Cookies

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars differentiate between bar graphs, line graphs, pictographs and bar graphs. After participating in a hands-on cookie activity, students label and draw their own graphs.
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Beginner's Guide to Graphing Data

For Students 9th - 12th
A graph is a graph is a graph. This video reviews different types of graphs (line, bar, circle, histogram, scatter plot) using a matching game. It also describes the purpose of each type of graph to help learners remember when to use...
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The Composition of the Atmosphere

For Students 8th - 10th
In this atmosphere instructional activity, students identify the major components of the earth's atmosphere and write the percentage of each. They also fill in a pie graph of the percent composition of the atmosphere and answer questions...
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Tim and Pat - At the Store

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this pie chart worksheet, students use the pie chart to add the amount of time Tim and Pat spend buying candy each day of the week. Students answer 2 questions about the table.

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