# Graph My Design

Geometry meets data in this fun lesson! Students will build a design using pattern blocks and then graph the number of each shape used. This scaffolded EL lesson can be used alone or alongside **Graphing Colored Counters.**
This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Graphing Colored Counters lesson plan.
##### View aligned standards
This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Graphing Colored Counters lesson plan.

#### Objectives

Students will be able to represent and interpret data using a bar graph.

##### Language

Students will be able to describe the steps to show and interpret data on a bar graph, using visual and partner support.

#### Introduction

(5 minutes)
• Project the Bar Graphs: Favorite Color worksheet, and tell students that today they will be collecting data, which is information that can be used to learn about something.
• Write the question, "What is your favorite color?" on the board.
• Review the choices on the worksheet, and have students turn a talk to a partner to answer the question using the sentence frame, "My favorite color is ________." If their favorite color is not included on the graph, instruct them to choose their favorite of the available choices.

### Geometry 3

7 games
1 song video
1 interactive story
5 printable worksheets