Grades

6-8

**Grades:** 6 - 8

ISTE:

S.5.b

CSTA:

2-DA-08

CCSS:

Math.Content.6.SP.A.3

Math.Content.6.SP.B.5c

Math.Practice.MP5

Do you like the idea of being able to do your work faster and more efficiently? How about learning strategies that will speed up your progress in finishing math assignments, with complete accuracy? This journal will help you learn to calculate, organize, and interpret data at the click of a button using computer software.

Type:Application Exercise

Estimated Time:90 minutes

Score Type:Auto Score

This application exercise automatically provides a score to your gradebook

Available Language: English

Vocabulary: Averaging, Calculating, Data, Functions, Maximum, Minimum, Numbers, Spreadsheets

Objectives:

- Students identify functions for computing numbers within data spreadsheets.
- Students interpret data calculations (e.g., least #, greatest #, average #, etc.) of the spreadsheets.
- Students collect data to analyze and draw resourceful conclusions.
- Students organize data from spreadsheets based on the calculations of functions.
- Students comprehend data of spreadsheets through analysis.
- Students create visualizations, models, and simulations to communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively.
- Students gather and study data samples of information.
- Students make inferences based on samples of data.

Subjects:

Arithmetic

Mathematics > Number Operations > Mean > ArithmeticCollection

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Data > CollectionData Collection for Decision Making

Information Technology > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision MakingData Collection for Decision Making

Digital Literacy > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision MakingDisplays

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Computation/Technology > DisplaysMaximum/Minimum

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Data > Maximum/MinimumMean

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Statistics > MeanNonfiction

Language Arts > Reading / Literature > Comprehension / Analysis > Follow Directions > NonfictionOrganize/Sort

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Data > Organize/SortSpreadsheets

Mathematics > Statistics Probability > Computation/Technology > SpreadsheetsSpreadsheets

Information Technology > Software Applications > SpreadsheetsSpreadsheets

Mathematics > Number Operations > Computation/Technology > SpreadsheetsSpreadsheets

Information Technology > Software Applications > SpreadsheetsUse appropriate tools strategically

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