Teacher-Facing Resources

Type:Application Exercise

Estimated Time:60 minutes

Grades:3-5

Score Type:Mixed Graded

Work completed by a student will be graded through a variety of scoring options including participation, student self-assessment and teacher assessment via rubric to provide flexibility with the type of grade sent to the Learning Management System (LMS) gradebook. Student work may include opened-ended questions, correct/incorrect responses, a final product and/or a self-assessment

Available Language: English


Vocabulary: Data Tables, Estimation, Graphs, Math, Measurement, Spreadsheet Software


Primary Objectives:

  • Student creates and populates a spreadsheet with collected data.
  • Student creates a bar graph using spreadsheet software.

Secondary Objectives:

  • Student compares estimated lengths and actual lengths.
  • Student estimates the length of various items.
  • Student measures the length of various items.

Subjects:

Appropriate/Length

Mathematics > Measurement > Units > Appropriate/Length

Communication

Mathematics > Measurement > Communication

Communication

Mathematics > Process Standards > Models/Representations > Communication

Compare

Mathematics > Process Standards > Models/Representations > Compare

Construct Display/ Histograms/Bar

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Graphs and Charts > Construct Display/ Histograms/Bar

Content Specific

Language Arts > Writing > Vocabulary > Content Specific

Create Presentations 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Digital Communications > Create Presentations 

Data Collection for Decision Making

Library Media > Information Technology > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision Making

Data Collection for Decision Making 

Technology Education > Digital Literacy > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision Making 

Discuss/Exchange Ideas

Mathematics > Process Standards > Communication > Discuss/Exchange Ideas

Displays

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Computation/Technology > Displays

Distance/Length

Mathematics > Measurement > Estimate > Distance/Length

General

Mathematics > Measurement > General

General/Concept

Mathematics > Measurement > Length/Distance > General/Concept

Histograms/Bar

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Graphs and Charts > Histograms/Bar

Internet

Science > Concepts and Processes > Tools / Instruments > Software Tools > Internet

Measure/Calculate/U.S. Customary

Mathematics > Measurement > Length/Distance > Measure/Calculate/U.S. Customary

Nonfiction

Language Arts > Reading / Literature > Comprehension / Analysis > Word Study > Nonfiction

Problem Solving Tools 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Problem Solving Tools 

Problem Solving 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Student Use > Problem Solving 

Problem-solving

Mathematics > Process Standards > Models/Representations > Problem-solving

Spreadsheets

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Computation/Technology > Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets

Library Media > Information Technology > Software Applications > Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Spreadsheets 

Statistical

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Computation/Technology > Statistical

Survey/Investigate

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Study > Survey/Investigate

Technical / Specialized

Language Arts > Communication > Speaking Strategies / Presentations > Content Specific > Technical / Specialized

Tools

Mathematics > Measurement > Length/Distance > Tools

Two-Dimensional Structured Data 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Programming > Two-Dimensional Structured Data 

Use appropriate tools strategically

Mathematics > Process Standards > Common Core > Use appropriate tools strategically

Visual/Graph

Mathematics > Number Operations > Models/Representations > Visual/Graph

Vocabulary Development

Language Arts > Communication > Listening Strategies / Context > Vocabulary Development
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EXCEEDS (4)MEETS (3)APPROACHES (2)DOES NOT MEET (1)
Directions and ParticipationThe student followed all directions and went above and beyond in answering all questions in the assignment.The student followed all directions and answered all questions in the assignment.The student followed most directions and answered most questions in the assignment.The student did not follow directions or answer the questions in the assignment.
Required Final Product ComponentsThe final product includes additional elements to enhance the assignment beyond the required components.The final product includes all components required by the assignment.The final product includes most of the components required by the assignment.The final product does not demonstrate the components required by the assignment.
Organization and OriginalityThe final product is exceptionally well designed, includes additional elements, contains no spelling, grammar or punctuation mistakes and reveals student’s creative insights into the assignment.The final product is neat, includes all components required by the assignment, contains minimal spelling, grammar or punctuation mistakes and includes some creative elements.The final product is adequate but lacks neatness and creativity, contains some spelling, grammar and punctuation mistakes and is missing required components.The final product is not neat or creative, is missing required components and contains many spelling, grammar or punctuation mistakes.
Digital Literacy Skills ApplicationThe final product clearly demonstrates an accurate and deep level of understanding of the concept.The final product demonstrates an accurate and appropriate level of understanding of the concept.The final product demonstrates some understanding of the concept.The final product demonstrates little to no understanding of the concept.

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