14 search results for ""7.SP.4""

Which is better … original movies or their sequels?

…grams ect. While high school students might work with greater sophistication, doing some of the same work as middle school students, but extending their work to consider the spread of the data, normal curve & standard deviation. The last question in the activity gets at sample size. This is your opportunity to discuss sample size and random sampling and certainty in your data analysis. The activity: Sequel2016.pdf CCSS: 6.SP.1, 6.SP.2, 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.1, 7.SP.3,… 0, 14

Clean Close Shave

…sure of central tendency best represents the data? What type of graph or plot can be used to display the data? The activity: Should_Quarterbacks_grow_facial_hair.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx, an Excel sheet of the data and graph, and solutions. Should_Quarterbacks_grow_facial_hair.docx Facial_Hair_Excel File.xlsx Should_Quarterbacks_grow_facial_hair__Solutions.pdf CCSS: 6.SP.1, 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 7.SP.1, 7.SP.2, 7.SP.3, 7.SP.4, HSS.ID.A.2, HSS.ID.C.9… 0, 13

How many wins is Lebron worth?

…a team. Lebron’s-effect.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx, an Excel file of the data and charts, and solutions. Lebron’s-effect.docx Lebron_How_Many_Wins_is_he_worth.xlsx Lebron’s-effect-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.2, 7.SP.4,P, 8.SP.4, HSS.ID.A.1 To kick off the lesson consider showing your class this montage/mix of Lebron, which was created by Mikus Zupins: (great video, but there is one “s” word about at 1:48, so stop it before then) or… Show this excellent… 0, 11

Pixar versus DreamWorks

…the solution materials you can find several different box plots and bar graphs that students might create to compare DreamWorks and Pixar. Students may also come up with other ideas for comparing the two companies. Consider launching this activity with a few of these Pixar movie trailers and these Dreamworks movie trailers. The activity: + a student’s Excel file: BestAnimations2016.pdf + Pixar_vs._Dreamworks-students2016.xlsx CCSS: 3.MD.3, 6.SP.1, 6.SP.2, 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.3,… 0, 11

Season 12, American Idol

…plots). Students use box plots to analyze the premiere and finale data. They can make their plots by hand or use technology at Interactivate’s Free Box Plot Application. season12-idol.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc, an Excel data and graph file, and solutions. season12-idol.doc idol12.xls season12-idol-solutions.pdf CCSS: 6.SP.2, 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.3, 7.SP.4… 0, 10

Activities for Super Bowl and Groundhog Day

…elative frequency of the groundhog’s accurate forecasts. 7.SP.5, 7.SP.6, 7.SP.7 More Football activities Home Team Advantage – Students study the data from a graphic to verify whether there is or is not a home team advantage. 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.SP.4 Big Bucks – Students look at various sport’s contracts for highly paid athletes. How much do they earn per year? per season? per game? Students judge from slope which athlete receives the largest rate of pay. 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.RP.2, 8.EE.5 Do… 0, 56

NFL Math Activities

…B.5 , HSS.MD.B.6 , HSS.MD.B.7 Typical Super Bowl scores – Are you planning to share a prediction for the score of the big game? Don’t leave it all to chance, use math to help you get a better idea of what to expect for a final score. 6.SP.2, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.4, S-ID.2 Extra point or 2-point conversion? – The NFL changed the extra point kick distance to 33 yards and now teams have a tough decision to make, go for one or two points? The one point extra point is no longer a given with a success rate… 0, 52

Does it pay to get educated?

…modified our post to make it a little easier for his students. This is his modification: does-it-pay-to-get-educated-Waldman.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc, an Excel sheet of the data and chart, and solutions. does-it-pay-to-get-educated.doc income&ed-level.xlsx does-it-pay-to-get-educated-solutions.pdf CCSS: 4.OA.2, 5.NBT.5, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.3, 6.SP.3 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.4, MP.1, MP.3… 0, 8

NBA Finals, 2016

…l Van Slembrouck, @ptvan at paulvanslembrouck.com Original data compiled by Idris Raja. A big thank you to each of you for sharing this! Continue the exploring NBA championship data in our handout by exploring the dominance of a select few teams in NBA history. Students work the data, data representations and statistics. For which kind of observations are circle graphs or bar graphs most useful? Who has won the most NBA titles NBA history? Lots of math! nba-finals2016.pdf CCSS: 8.SP.1 , 7.SP.4… 0, 6

Typical Super Bowl scores 2017

…ctivity, refer back to the interactive box whisker plots from plot.ly at the bottom of this post. You can review many of the questions from the activity sheet and easily manipulate the data and plot through our plot at plot.ly. CCSS: 6.SP.2, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.4, S-ID.2 The Activity: SuperBowl2017.pdf For members we’ve given you an editable Word docx, the Exel sheet with our calculations, and the solutions,. SuperBowl2017.docx TypicalSuperBowlScores2017.xlsx SuperBowl2017-solution.pdf Extension? This… 0, 6

Typical Super Bowl scores

…activity, refer back to the interactive box whisker plots from plot.ly at the bottom of this post. You can review many of the questions from the activity sheet and easily manipulate the data and plot through or plot at plot.ly. CCSS: 6.SP.2, 6.SP.5, 7.SP.4, S-ID.2 The Activity: SuperBowl2016.pdf For members we’ve given you an editable Word docx, the Exel sheet with our calculations, and the solutions,. SuperBowl2016.docx TypicalSuperBowlScores2016.xlsx SuperBowl2016-solution.pdf Extension? This… 0, 6

Black Friday, football, and giving

….8 NFL Home field advantage Students use an infographic to compare NFL team home and away wins. Students consider the best home team, the best away team and consider if NFL teams really do seem to have a home field advantage. 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.SP.4 Not enough mashed potatoes – Use Brian’s famous mashed potatoes recipe to practice changing decimals to fractions; calculating ingredient measure for various-sized Thanksgiving gatherings; have students explain their reasoning; and to have… 0, 30

Home team advantage?

…y 8 home and 8 away games each season (not including any playoff games). NFL_Home_Field_Advantage.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc, solutions and an Excel sheet with the 32 teams’ data and a chart. NFL_Home_Field_Advantage.doc NFL_Home_Field_Advantage_solutions.pdf NFL_Home_Field_Advantage_Data.xls Students may engage in the following CCSS: 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.SP.4… 0, 3