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									                                                           CBT Math Mini-Lesson
                                                             Activity Template
General/Contact Information:
Name:                   Jacqueline Roberts                            Email:                 jacqueline.roberts@cpsb.org

School:                 Technology Training Center                    Grade Level:           7

Subject: Math           Surveys, Statistics, and Patterns             Specific Skill:
                                                                        An Introduction to Measures of
(Algebra, Geometry,
Trig, Calc, etc)
                                                                        Central Tendency
Activity Title:         “THE POWER OF DATA” - How is Central Tendency Used?     Lesson         2-3 class
                                                                                Duration:      sessions
GLEs                    #31 Analyze and interpret graphs, and determine which graph is the most appropriate type of graph to use. (D-2-
Addressed:              M)
                        #32 Describe data in terms of patterns, clustered data, gaps, and outliers. (D-2-M)
Mini-Lesson Procedure:
Objectives:             Objectives: Measures of Central Tendency
(list all that apply)       1. The students will identify characteristics of data distribution. (mean, range, clusters, outliers,
                               and gaps).
                            2. The students will compare characteristics of data in order to make decisions and predictions.
                            3. Present findings in a PowerPoint Presentation.

Procedures:             Type in the cell below.

Essential Questions:

      1. What is the significance of identifying clusters, gaps, and outliers in data?
      2. Explain how an outlier affects the mean in a set of data.
      3. What affect does changing one data value have on the measures of central tendency – the mean, the median,
         and mode?

Vocabulary Bingo - students will be allowed to pair up and play vocabulary bingo with vocabulary words as a form of
review and to continue helping students become familiar with unit terms.

Intro to Lesson – Address GLE’s and Objectives of the lesson

Pre-Assessment for Measures of Central Tendency Activities
    1. Pre-Assessment: The teacher will pre-assess students’ knowledge of mean, range, clusters, outliers, and gaps.

      2. PowerPoint as a teacher tool: The teacher will present the iLEAP warm-up, P.O.D., a review/teaching video
         from Unitedstreaming, Glencoe transparency, other lesson samples as needed and close with a 3-2-1
         summarization.

      3. Students will watch United Streaming video clips (Segments A, B, and C) applying real world examples of how
         measures of central tendency can be used. They will take notes from each segment to observe the application of
         finding the mean, mode, median, range, clusters, outliers, and gaps in a set of data used to interpret and give
         data more meaningful results. (use foldable handout here)

                   Real-world example A: Scenario- Line Plot Video
Students will view real-life application of the use of a line plot. Then teacher will pause video and students will create a
line plot of their own from the data given, discuss the range, and find the mean, mode and median from the line plot.



                 Real-world example B: Scenario-Stem and Leaf Video
Students will view real-life application of the use of a stem and leaf plot to find the weight of dogs. Teacher will pause
video to check for understanding while students create a stem and leaf diagram from the data given on the clip.
                    Real-world example C: Scenario – Cluster and Gaps Video
Students will view real-life application of identifying clusters and gaps from finishing times of races. Teacher will then
pause video to check for understanding before formal assessment of all three graphic representations.


After monitoring and determining student needs the teacher will provide more examples (these examples can be taken
from Glencoe transparencies already on the PPT or other.)

     4. Teacher will then hand out formal assessment.

    5. As the lesson continues teacher will introduce collaborative group assignment. Students will work in groups of
fours or fives to complete assignment




 Group Activity             Group 1          Students will work at computer stations     Group 2       Students will make stem and leaf diagrams
      Tasks:                                 to collect data exploring the                             or line plots from Inspiration to record data.
                                             relationship between grams of fat and
 (identify what each                         grams of protein in menu items at
group will do-at least 2
                                             various fast food restaurants.
 groups are required)
                            Group 3          Small group will collaborate to create      Group 4       Small group will interpret data from graphs
                                             graphs for each restaurant showing the                    and create a power point to present to
                                             grams of fat against the grams of                         class their findings.
                                             protein in individual servings of lunch
                                             and dinner items.

     5. Collaborative Groups- Original Scenario for students’ technology product- This activity explores the
        relationship between grams of fat and grams of protein in menu items at various fast food restaurants. Students
        will go to www.caloriechart.org (gives specific food items that you buy at the grocery) www.mcdonalds.com or
        www.wendy’s.com (gives all menu items in chart form) www.burgerking.com (you have to choose each menu item
        to get information) and make a copy of the calories chart for the students to use. From copies of calories chart
        students will create stem-and-leaf plots, line plots or other graphic organizer to arrange data. As a class they will
        create 3 double bar graphs (one for each restaurant) showing the grams of fat against the grams of protein in
        individual servings of lunch and dinner times sold at various fast food restaurants.


     6. Student groups will complete and present a PowerPoint presentation which includes: graphics to illustrate their
        findings of the grams of fat and grams of protein in menu items at various fast food restaurants. They will
        determine the mean, mode, median, range, clusters, gaps, and outliers of data. (Inspiration or Microsoft Word can
        be used to make graphic representations. Then interpret data to make logical reasoning about how healthy we eat
        when we dine out at these places.


        Teacher’s Technology Tools                                                   Student’s Technology Tools
              for Instruction:                                                          for Task Completion:
This includes software that teachers will use to present                This includes software that students will use to
information to students in an effort to build a knowledge base.         create a final technology-based product.

Select all that applies to the teacher's use as an instructional tool   Select all that applies to the student's choice as a technology
      by typing the letter a to create a checkmark.                          product by typing the letter a to create a checkmark.

             Microsoft Word (pre-assessment)                                      Microsoft Word
             Microsoft PowerPoint (PPT as teacher tool)                          Microsoft PowerPoint (original scenario PPT)
              Microsoft Excel                                                     Microsoft Excel (used as graph for original scenario PPT)
              Microsoft Access                                                     Microsoft Access
             Microsoft Publisher                                                  Microsoft Publisher
              Windows Movie Maker                                                  Windows Movie Maker
              Photo Story for Windows                                              Photo Story for Windows
              Inspiration/Kidspiration                                             Inspiration/Kidspiration
           Unitedstreaming videos (PPT as teacher tool)                     United Streaming videos
            Handhelds                                                        Handhelds
            Sketchpad                                                        Sketchpad
            Graph Calc                                                      Graph Calc (used as graph for original scenario PPT)
           Promethean ActivBoard (pre-assessment)                           Promethean ActivBoard
            Other:                                                          Other: digital camera can be used to photograph hand drawn
                                                                               map, then place in original scenario PPT


Create a list of teacher's technology resources                                Create a list of student's technology resources
(websites) below:                                                              (websites) below:

1.            http://www.lpb.org/education/cyberchannel.cfm         1.
              Unitedstreaming

2.            http://www.glencoe.com/                               2.
              McGraw Hill Glencoe

3.            http://www.wikipedia.com                              3.
              Theory of Multiple Intelligences- Wikipedia


4.                                                                  4.

5.            www.think.com/iste/bottling/docs/River_Excel_Spread   5.
             sheet_Graph_Rubric.pdf
             Rubric
6.            http://cte.jhu.edu/techacademy/web/2000/kach/M&MW     6.
             ebquest.html
             Color Quest

Identify Type of Assessment Strategy Used in this Lesson:
Formal Assessment with Rubric:                                      Informal Assessment Types:
Select all that applies by typing the letter a to create a          Select all that applies by typing the letter a to create a checkmark.
checkmark.
           Constructed Response Items                                       KWL Chart (pre and/or post assessment)
           PowerPoint                                                       Journal Writing
            Concept Mapping                                                 Q& A Session
           Graphs (line, pie, circle, etc.)                                Checklists
            Movie                                                  
            Commercial
            Flyer
            Advertisement
            Other: (list below)                                               Other: (list below)
                                                                                   
Attach Reproducible Materials: Handouts, Rubrics, Checklists
1.           Preassessment.doc                                      5.         RubricforMath Project.doc
2.           power of datamath_template.ppt                         6.         DataandLinePlotRubric.doc
3.           VocabularyBingo.doc                                    7.
4.           EXITCARD.doc                                           8.

								
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