This data activity is a whole-class activity which has your students performing all the essential steps of data collection. The activity is based on students’ favorite dessert. It begins with students voting for their favorite dessert (choosing from cupcakes, pie, ice-cream and donuts) and creating a tally chart using the results. Using their tally chart, they then create a bar graph to represent the results. Next, students answer a set of questions about their bar graph. Finally, they color in the picture that they voted for and then compile the pieces to create the final product. The finished product is super cute to display.
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