
The Data Bank Research Company
It's time to get to work at the Data Bank Research Company. It's up to you to gather, organize and display the data correctly.
http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me3us/flash/lessonLauncher.html? lesson=lessons/15/m3_15_00_x.swf


Grapher
This is a blank graph for you to use. You can change the Label names, the numbers and make this graph suit your project. You can also print it when you are done.
http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/grapher.html


Math Playground: Locate the Aliens
Some friendly aliens have gotten lost. Find the aliens and enter their coordinates from the graph.
http://www.mathplayground.com/mathgames/SL_LocateAliens_secure.swf


Interpreting Data
In this activity, you will survey a group of (virtual) children about their favourite hobby, favourite colour and best subject at school. Take the results and make a variety of graphs: tally charts, bar charts, pictograms.
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?b=maths/interpretingdata


Circle Grapher
"Use this tool to graph data sets in a circle graph. You can input your own data or alter a pre‑made data set. " [site introduction] Note: this will not work in Chrome.
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=60


Bar Grapher
"Graph data sets in bar graphs. The color, thickness and scale of the graph are adjustable. You can input your own data, or you can use or alter premade data sets." [site] Note: this will not work in Chrome.
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=63


BBC Bitesize: Mode Median and Mean
Review what mode, median, and mean are with this online activity. Then test yourself to see if you got it!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zhydmp3/activity


Math Playground: Math Millionaire
"Are your math skills sharp enough to win a million dollars? Put your skills to the test in the Math Millionaire game. Questions cover a variety of topics including fractions, geometry, decimals, percentages, averages, and more. There are both word problems and computation problems.
" [site]
http://www.mathplayground.com/mathgames/SL_MathMillionaire_secure.s wf


Stock the Shelves
Hit the coordinates to stock the shelves. When you get the right spot, a bottle cap will appear.
http://mrnussbaum.com/flash/StockTheShelves2.0.swf


Line Plot Representations
Create line plots with 45 coins, in 9 piles of 5. As you rearrange the piles of coins, pay attention to how the mean changes.
http://www.learner.org/courses/learningmath/data/swfs/5c_nickles.sw f


Comparing Slopes
Change the equation by clicking on the red arrows. Watch the slope become positive or negative, and larger or smaller than 1.
http://www.learner.org/courses/learningmath/algebra/swfs/5b_grapher .swf


Create a Graph
This site enables you to input information into 4 different templates for creating graphs, an area graph, a bar graph, a line graph, and a pie chart. Easy for kids!
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/graphing/


Aardvark Town
"Use your mapping skills to find just the right habitat for different animals in the African savannah. Then use your Aardvark digging power to help the Kratt brothers dig underground homes for the animals." [site]
http://pbskids.org/wildkratts/games/aardvarktown/


Dynamic Paper
"Need a pentagonal pyramid that's six inches tall? Or a number line that goes from ‑18 to 32 by 5's? Or a set of pattern blocks where all shapes have oneinch sides? You can create all those things and more with the Dynamic Paper tool."
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=205


Canada Data Map
"Information can be represented in many ways, and this applet allows the user to represent data about the provinces and territories using colors. The region with the highest data value is darkest; other regions are shaded proportionally. Investigate any of data provided — or enter data of your own!"...
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=175


Bugs in the System
A Hacker has infested the cybary with nasty bugs. Help fix the problem as you construct bar graphs and answer questions related to the graph's scale.
http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/mathgames/bugsinthesystem/


Raft Race Challenge
"In this game, students collect items needed to build a raft and enter a river race. To collect the items, they solve a variety of math problems in four locations. The conclusion of the raft race is determined by the number of activities completed." (activity description)
http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me4rr/index.html


Put on your Thinking Cap
Learn about mean, median and mode in this activity. You gotta think to get to the mean average.
http://elearningforkids.org/Courses/EN/M1001/interface.swf


BBC Bitesize: Grid
"This grid activity will set your graph reading skills on track." [site]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/shape_space/grids/pl ay.shtml
