Picture Graphs 1 Step Word Problems - Lesson for Grade 3, Chapter - Graphing

In the "Picture Graphs 1 Step Word Problems" lesson designed for Grade 3 students, learners will explore the fascinating world of data representation through engaging activities. This lesson sits at the intersection of Graphing and the broader unit on Data, Geometry, Area, and Perimeter, offering students foundational skills in interpreting and analyzing data visually.

Throughout this lesson, students will embark on activities such as the "Aircraft Carrier Picture Graphs Worksheet," "What Sports Do You Like to Play Worksheet," and the "Recycling Picture Graph Worksheet. " These exercises are not only interesting but also tailored to help students grasp the concept of picture graphs as a tool for data representation. They will learn how to read and interpret data from picture graphs, understand the importance of accurate data representation, and solve one-step word problems based on the information provided in these graphs.

Understanding how to interpret and solve problems using picture graphs is critical for students' mathematical literacy. This skill is not only fundamental in their academic growth but also in real-life situations where data interpretation is necessary.

Estimated classroom time: 9 min
Chapter: Graphing
Unit: Data, Geometry, Area and Perimeter
Click on any activity below to start learning.
1st
3:00 min
Aircraft Carrier Picture Graphs Worksheet
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2nd
3:00 min
What Sports Do You Like to Play Worksheet
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3rd
3:00 min
Recycling Picture Graph Worksheet
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• Activity 1 / Aircraft Carrier Picture Graphs Worksheet

Kids love learning about jets and boats and this awesome worksheet is a great way to engage them with something they're interested in while working on picture graphs. Picture graphs use pictures to represent the numerical values of things, and with this free PDF, they'll look at the picture of the carrier to choose which picture graph and representation match what's actually on the carrier. It's great practice for visual discrimination too!

• Activity 2 / What Sports Do You Like to Play Worksheet

If your kids are interested in sports, they might be very excited to complete this short and simple worksheet. Mathematics does not have to be a time for tears and tantrums from your kids. You can help them solve simple equations and learn numbers with fun exercises which will make them eager to learn. In this printable pdf, count each type of ball with your kids, and then help them complete the picture graph by following the simple instruction.

• Activity 3 / Recycling Picture Graph Worksheet

Recycling is very important for our environment. Use this brilliant worksheet to help your little kindergartners learn numbers and also teach them about the importance and benefits of recycling. After using some items and materials, rather than throw them right away, we can turn those empty cans and papers into new materials. In this worksheet, help your students follow the simple instruction given, and then answer the questions at the bottom of the page.