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Grade 3, Chapter 4 Investigation Organizer:

Tennis Anyone?


Summary: What sports do you like to play? Your group will conduct a survey to help a local television station find out which sports your classmates like to play. You will use bar graphs to display the results of your survey.

1. Plan It

A. Brainstorm. Think of sports you and your classmates like to play or watch.

B. Create a tally sheet. Use the tally sheet on page 155 of your book, or use the Tally Sheet Chart provided here on Education Place.

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2. Put It Together

Ask questions. Ask your classmates which three sports they like to play and which three sports they like to watch.

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3. Wrap It Up

Make graphs. Create two bar graphs. One is for the sports your class plays. The other is for the sports your class watches.

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4. Discuss Your Results

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