Teaching Graphing to Middle Schoolers

graphing packet coverGraphing with Content Packet-

Graph, Analyze, Conclude!

Teaching graphing to middle school students can be tough. Where do you start? That was my question when I realized that my students had never made a graph before. 

Intervals, axes, titles? My smart, but skill-challenged students had no idea where to begin or even why to make a graph.

After struggling through my first attempts to teach graphing I decided to write it all out into self-guiding assignments that can be done in class and at home. 

I LOVE subject integration and HATE to waste time, so rather than having students graphing meaningless data devoid of any learning value, students get to learn about experimental design and bird behavior as they learn how to graph data. 

I created 5 mini-lessons/instructional worksheets that scaffold the skills of graphing and data analysis. 

Try lesson 1 for free!

Get all 5 levels here!



One thought on “Teaching Graphing to Middle Schoolers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s