Excel Chart - What is Your Favorite Ice Cream Flavor?
Create an Excel Chart Illustrating Favorite Ice Cream Flavors
The instructions are for Microsoft Excel, but the data and chart can be recreated using any suitable spreadsheet application.
Teachers poll students with a show of hands of their favorite ice cream flavor.
Teacher takes a tally using the tally sheet provided and projects it for students to view, or writes the tallies and results on the whiteboard.
Students use the tally results with a spreadsheet program to create a column chart illustrating the results of their classmates' favorite ice cream flavors. Grades 2+
Excel Chart - Favorite Ice Cream Flavor - Finished Example
Students use the tally total results to create a column chart.
Students should format the chart title with a font color, style and larger size.
Students should use "merge and center" to spread the title across several columns.
Students should use additional formatting to change the colors of each column on the chart.
Students should add clipart and use "Print Preview" to ensure that everything will fit on a single page before printing.
What is Your Favorite Ice Cream Flavor Tally Sheet Example:
Teachers can poll the class and take the tallies, or print sheets for the students to take the tallies and practice their data collection accuracy skills.
Excel Spreadsheet Rubric for Grading Assignments:
For PC's and Microsoft Office