# Picture Graphs - Lesson for Grade 2, Chapter - Keeping Track of Data

In the "Picture Graphs" lesson, part of the "Foundations and Applications in Measuring, Time and Data" unit, second-grade students will learn how to interpret and create picture graphs. This essential skill helps students visually understand and organize data, a foundational aspect of mathematics that they will encounter throughout their academic and everyday lives.

Through engaging activities such as the Football Math Worksheet, Taxi Math Worksheet, and Drink Water Every Day! Worksheet, students will practice converting real-life situations into picture graph form. They will learn how to tally and compare quantities, like the number of footballs in a game, taxis taken in a week, or glasses of water drunk in a day.

Understanding picture graphs is crucial because it cultivates students' ability to make sense of information presented visually. This skill aids in developing critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, as they learn to analyze data, spot trends, and make predictions based on their observations. Furthermore, mastering picture graphs at an early stage prepares students for more advanced data representation techniques they will encounter in higher grades, making the lesson an indispensable part of their mathematical education.

Estimated classroom time: 9 min
Chapter: Keeping Track of Data
Unit: Foundations and Applications in Measuring, Time and Data
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1st
3:00 min
Football Math Worksheet
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2nd
3:00 min
Taxi Math Worksheet
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3rd
3:00 min
Drink Water Every Day! Worksheet
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• ### Activity 1 / Football Math Worksheet

Picture graphs are an engaging way to motivate your child to learn to read graphs! This fun and sporty picture graph worksheet PDF uses football as a basis for comparing teammates and their touchdowns!
Your little sports fan will love learning to read graphs and analyze data with this entertaining worksheet!

• ### Activity 2 / Taxi Math Worksheet

Picture graphs are great tools for motivating young learners with cool pictures that kids love! This picture graph worksheet for 3rd grade features colorful taxis to help kids learn to read graphs.
Interpreting graphs boost data analysis skills teaching kids that each image represents a number!

• ### Activity 3 / Drink Water Every Day! Worksheet

Water is very important to all life forms. If there was no water on the planet, all living things would cease to exist after a while and some sooner than others. One of the many important uses of water is to quench our thirst. When we get thirsty, it is our body telling us that it needs more water. This is why it is very important to drink water regularly! Examine the graph in the worksheet with your kids, and help them answer the questions using the graph.