Math 8- Representing Data

The grade 8s are spending their first unit of math learning about graphs, and which graphs are best suited for different representations of data. This directly applies to real life application of graphing and data analysis. The students will also get a chance to examine how media and marketing is able to manipulate data so you only see what they want you to see.The unit will end with a test that will test the students ability to apply what they have learnt during the unit.This unit is based on Mathlinks 8 textbook, which includes reading and practice sections for each topic.