Ch 13: Reading Basic Graphs, Charts & Figures for Kids

About This Chapter

The short lessons in this fun chapter can enhance your students' ability to read basic graphs, charts and figures. Assess students' comprehension and ensure they're ready to take a test covering this subject by using lesson quizzes and a chapter exam.

Reading Basic Graphs, Charts & Figures for Kids - Chapter Summary

Whether students are learning how to read basic graphs, charts and figures for the first time or need to brush up on their existing knowledge, this chapter can help! Use entertaining lessons to make sure students understand sector graphs, tally charts, scale drawings and more. After completing this chapter, students will be ready to:

  • Create three commonly used graphs
  • Define the picture graph and sector graph
  • Read and interpret bar graphs, tally charts and scale drawings
  • Measure relative coordinates and read coordinate graphs

Students can navigate the lessons in any sequence you choose and visit them as often as needed to gain full comprehension of the process of reading bar graphs, charts and figures. Lessons are available in a secure online environment and can be accessed using any computer or mobile device. Find out how much your students understand about topics covered in this chapter using lesson quizzes and a practice exam. Feel free to send any questions about the lessons to our subject-matter experts.

7 Lessons in Chapter 13: Reading Basic Graphs, Charts & Figures for Kids
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Creating Graphs: Lesson for Kids

1. Creating Graphs: Lesson for Kids

Graphs are a great way to analyze and display data in an easy to read and understand manner. In this lesson, you will learn how to create three of the most commonly used graphs: bar graphs, pictographs, and circle graphs.

What is a Picture Graph? - Definition & Examples

2. What is a Picture Graph? - Definition & Examples

We will explore the function of a picture graph and look at some examples. Also, in this lesson you will learn to create questions and organize, represent, and interpret data from a picture graph.

What is a Sector Graph?

3. What is a Sector Graph?

When you gather data and want to view the results, graphs are an extremely helpful tool in displaying the information in an easy to read and understand manner. In this lesson, you will learn what sector graphs are, how to create them, and how to compare data using them.

Reading & Interpreting Bar Graphs

4. Reading & Interpreting Bar Graphs

In this lesson, you will learn about the parts of a bar graph and what they mean. You will look at the title, labels, and bars of data, and then you can practice reading and interpreting a sample bar graph.

Reading & Interpreting Tally Charts

5. Reading & Interpreting Tally Charts

This lesson explains how to read and interpret tally charts. It provides real-world examples of tally charts and discusses how and why we use them to make life easier.

Reading Coordinate Graphs as Maps & Measuring Relative Coordinates

6. Reading Coordinate Graphs as Maps & Measuring Relative Coordinates

Learn how to read and create points on a graph as if you were looking at a map. Discover how to travel up, down, left and right on the graph! Learn how to read number pairs on the graph and find points, too!

How to Read and Interpret Scale Drawings

7. How to Read and Interpret Scale Drawings

Watch this video lesson to learn how scale drawings and legends are used on maps and blueprints. Learn skills that will serve you well when traveling and when looking at the blueprints of a car.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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