In this activity, students will use pennies to make box and whisker plots as well as histograms.
Before the Activity
Use the following document as a guideline for doing the activity.
During the Activity
Attached is the student worksheet as well as a set of paper pennies that can be used to manipulate the student data. The paper pennies can also serve as a way to record the data if it is done in 2 class periods.
After the Activity
Work with any students that seem to need extra assistance.