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Teaching Your Kids How to Make a Line Plot


Teaching Your Kids How to Make a Line Plot

Are you looking to for some fun line plot activities involving whole numbers and fractions to share with your kids?

The following video lesson shares a fun practice problem that visually explores how to create a line plot:

Learning Standard:

5th Grade Measurement and Data

Make a line plot to display a data set of measurements in fractions of a unit (1/2, 1/4, 1/8). Use operations on fractions for this grade to solve problems involving information presented in line plots. For example, given different measurements of liquid in identical beakers, find the amount of liquid each beaker would contain if the total amount in all the beakers were redistributed equally.

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By Anthony Persico


Anthony is the content crafter and head educator for YouTube's MashUp Math and an advisor to Amazon Education's 'With Math I Can' Campaign. You can often find me happily developing animated math lessons to share on my YouTube channel . Or spending way too much time at the gym or playing on my phone.