**Math Chapter Six: Collecting and Displaying Data**

**Chapter Focus – The students will use mean, median, mode, and range to summarize data sets. They will also interpret a variety of graphs.**

**Real World Connections – Scientists use data to make predictions about populations of animals such as the King penguins on South Georgia Island in the southern Atlantic Ocean.**

**Here are two links to games for graphing ordered pairs.**

**Soccer Coordinates: http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=90**

**Locate the Alien: http://www.mathplayground.com/locate_aliens.html**

**There is a project for this chapter. From the menu click on the Math Chapter Six Project link.**

Click on this link to go to Holt McDougal's Math Help Website:

**http://www.classzone.com/cz/books/msmath_1_na/book_home.htm?state=OH**

This website has useful definitions for math work:

**http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/dictionary.html**

Click on this linkto go the old Prentice Hall's (the textbook publisher) link for video tutors. Although we no longer use this series, these video tutors may be useful.

http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.gotoWebCode&wcprefix=aae&wcsuffix=0775

Here are more links for on-line math help:

**This has a variety of student-created videos.**

**Dr. Math**

**Hot Math is**

**AAA Math is**

**http://www.aaamath.com/fra.html**

**Math is Fun**

**This is an easy-to-use site to create graphs**

**http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/**

**This site has many videos for math and science related topics. Scroll down to the bottom for links for elementary school math videos.**