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Pine Bush Elementary 2010 Census

After learning about the United States Census, students in grades K-2 completed the PBE Primary Census, with teacher assistance. Students in grades 3-5 completed the PBE Intermediate Census on their own in their classroom.

Click to enlarge photo of PBE Census tally sheetsFifth grade students reviewed the completed forms and checked them for accuracy in completion. They created grade level and question-specific tally sheets to collect the data from the completed forms. Once the data was collected from each grade, they used an online graphing program called, Create-a-Graph, to design bar graphs and pie charts. The students realized that they would be unable to put all the information into a graph, so they choose the top five from the author/illustrator/series categories and presented them in the visual formats of their choosing.

Click on the following student-created graphs to see the grade level results for favorite author.

small image of Kindergarten author graph

 

Kindergarten's Favorite Authors

 

 

 

small view of 1st grade favorite author 

 

First Grade's Favorite Authors

 

 

 

 

small view of 2nd grade favorite author graph

 

 

Second Grade's Favorite Authors 

 

 

 

Small view of 3rd Grade Favorite Authors

 

Third Grade Favorite Authors

 

 

 

 

small view of 4th grade favorite author graph

 

 

Fourth Grade Favorite Authors

 

 

 

 

small view of 5th grade favorite author graph

 

 

Fifth Grade Favorite Authors

 

 

 

Students used the Create-A-Graph website to make these graphs. 

The data collected will help with library book and readalong purchases and web site links for student patron.