Creating Box and Whisker Plots… the easy way!

I was updating my Box and Whisker Activity over the summer and it occurred to me that I should share a pretty easy way to make your own Box and Whisker plot (B&W).   (p.s. if you have this activity and haven’t downloaded the most updated version… GO GET IT!!  Tons of new stuff added in!  I do think you will enjoy it a bit more!) When I started teaching B&W plots, I used to create two rectangle shapes, and two lines and try to piece-meal everything together.  However, I always got super frustrated when nothing line up correctly or
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Math IS Real Life: August 2015 – Discounts!

It’s the first Wednesday of August which means it’s time for our monthly linky – Math IS Real Life!! If you want to see how the linky works, or just want other real world math ideas, check out our Pinterest Board of all the posts so that you can look back and find some great ideas and REAL pictures to use in your classroom! If you are linking up, please include the below picture link back to this blog post  A monthly REAL WORLD math blog link-up hosted by MissMathDork,    ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ My MIL and I are really big into crafting
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Monday Made It – summer organization and a new office photo/message board

I wasn’t sure that I would be able to link up with Tara from 4th Grade Frolics this week, but I ended up spending some time yesterday making MMI #2, and MMI #1 isn’t so much a “made it” but an “organized it”… I know, a bit of a stretch, but whatevs 🙂 Click the picture to go to the link up! Our garage is often ignored…. VERY, VERY ignored…. it may even have stuff randomly thrown in it so that we don’t have to deal with it at the time being.  Yes… I know it’s ridiculous To say that
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