Preliminary Graphing Lesson Plan 

OVERVIEW
The purpose of this lesson is for students to become familiar with the applications of graphing techniques, specifically scatter plots, in data analysis. Click HERE for Core Curriculum Standards. 
In this lesson, students will learn to:
graph paper
rulers
Procedures
Assessment
Have the students draw conclusions based on their graphs and explain any correlations they find. Students may also make predictions about a person's arm span based on that person's height. Students might prepare a presentation or a final paper according to a teacher made outline.
Some suggested questions to consider:
This lesson could be modified and done for different sets of data which
would enable students to observe all three types of correlation.
