This unit addresses the 6th grade Common Core Standards for Statistics and Probability. Line plots, stem-and-leaf plots, box and whisker plots, and histograms are discussed. Students collect data on themselves (height, span, holding their breath, etc.) and find what is typical for a 6th grade student; drawing and analyzing each type of graph. Students also look at local temperatures to practice using measures of center. Graph topic ideas are listed for all types of graphs.
Data Analysis in the 6th Grade:
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