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"Across Crocodile Lake" Cepia Buchanan And Cassey Shaw Benchmark! 5b:

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"Across Crocodile Lake"

Cepia Buchanan


Cassey Shaw

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  • 5b:

    • Compare data and interpret quantities represented on tables and graphs, including line graphs, stem-and-leaf plots, histograms, and box-and-whisker plots to make predictions, and solve problems based on the information. (DOK 2)

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Essential Questions

Is it possible to predict something before you know all of the elements?

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You have already learned about several different graphs and plots!! Today we are going to put them to good use!!

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Stem-and-Leaf Plots plots!! Today we are going to put them to good use!!

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Line Graphs plots!! Today we are going to put them to good use!!

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Histograms plots!! Today we are going to put them to good use!!

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Box-and-Whisker Plots plots!! Today we are going to put them to good use!!

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Guess What Happened Today! and solve problems

  • Our school parking lot has been magically transformed into a large lake full of Crocodiles!

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Our Journey and solve problems

  • Our journey today is going to be hard and adventurous. Put on your sailing hats and get busy!

  • Your “team” is going to devise a plan to get across this crocodile infested lake!


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You can only use and solve problemsTHREE sheets of Newspaper!!

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Directions!!! and solve problems

  • The only way to cross the lake is by staying ON the newspaper.

  • The newspaper is your paper boat.

  • Any team member that steps off of the boat will be grabbed my a crocodile and will be out of the game.

  • The goal is to get as many team members across the lake alive as possible.

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Cont…. and solve problems

  • If your team tears any piece of the newspaper, the boat will sink and the whole team will wind up in the croc-infested water!

  • Very strenuous and hard!

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Predict…. and solve problems

  • Each group needs to predict several things:

    • How many of the team members do you think will make it across the lake alive?

    • How long will it take your team to cross the lake?

    • Will your team tear the newspaper?

    • Will your second trip across the lake be better times?


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Strategy: and solve problems

  • Your team will be allowed 10 minutes to devise a strategy to make it across the lake.

  • So.. Let’s get into our teams:

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Team 1 (Yellow) and solve problems

  • Amy

  • Ashley

  • Donna

  • Mary N.

  • Eddie

  • Caleb

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Team 2 (Red) and solve problems

  • Michael

  • Ama

  • Chenata

  • Richard

  • Josie

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Team 3 (Blue) and solve problems

  • China

  • Mary P.

  • Charlotte

  • Linda

  • Neomi

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Materials and solve problems

  • 3 pieces of Newspaper per group

  • Wipe- Off board

  • Stop Watch

  • Graphing Paper

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One Last Note: and solve problems

  • Make sure to use your wipe off board to keep your data when you cross the lake. Both times! You need to make sure we know:

    • How long it took

    • Who fell off, if anyone

    • Your strategy, and if it changed the 2nd time

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Get Into Your Groups! and solve problems


-Devise a Plan

-Write down your predictions!

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Welcome Back! and solve problems

  • So, we all survived the croc-infested lake… lets put all of our classroom data on the board for all to see.

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What To Do: and solve problems

  • Each group will choose any of the four graphs we have discussed and use your data to create two graphs.

    • Graph 1- First trips across the lake

    • Graph 2- Second trips across the lake

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Did you have fun??? and solve problems

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Discuss with your group! and solve problems

  • Were your predictions true?

  • Was your second strategy better?

  • What would you have changed?

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Special Thanks to... and solve problems