Series: Focus on the Lesson

Making Shoe Pictographs

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A class draws pictures of their shoes and organizes them on a graph based on various characteristics.

This is a part of a larger lesson, Shoe Graph, which is available to view in its entirety here.

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Big Idea

Data must be represented in order to be interpreted, and how data are gathered and organized depends on the question. More

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Big Idea

The purpose of collecting data is to answer questions when the answers are not immediately obvious. More

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Common Core Alignment

Measurement and Data More

Foundational Math Concepts

Source: 10-11 Pre-K Training Video • Copyright: © Erikson Institute • Content ID: EMTR161 ①

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What do you think?

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    July 16, 2014 at 6:14pm

    Love the short and concise video demonstrations of how preschool teachers are connecting math with literature and movement as well as graphs with concrete and drawn personal objects. At the same time, I remember as an assistant teacher almost a decade ago that kindergartners were engaging in similar concrete and symbolic activities.

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      Cody Meirick

      July 17, 2014 at 9:23am

      Thanks for your comment! I’m glad you liked it.

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