More to explore:
The Great Graph Contest by Loreen Leedy (+ many other math picture books)
Picture story books for maths: Teaching Graphs -- Best Children's Books about Graphing for K - Gr. 4
The Great Graph Contest -- a cute picture book that teaches data collection and types of graphs. - This site also has other great math books!
MATH: DATA ANALYSIS. Two comical creatures go crazy with graphs in an imaginative look at organizing information. Young readers can learn about bar graphs, pie charts, Venn diagrams, and more. Details about how each graph was made are shown at the end plus instructions for students to make their own.
I Love My Classroom: Math Mentor Text: The Great Graph Contest
The Elementary Math Maniac: Monday Math Literature: Volume 8
These slides can be laminated or copied for the class. Sometimes I give a survey to each child and have them mingle around the room for 10-15 minu...
A cute shape game...use a die with the shapes on them and graph how often you roll that particular shape
Mrs. Bohaty's Kindergarten Kingdom: Let's Learn our Names!
good starting point - going to steal some of this and make it fit my grade level
Prioritize general purpose academic words, for example, the parts of a graph. We do a math graph everyday, but I didn't think to add the labels for each required component. I am going to add these this week! THANKS!
My Goldfish Graph: One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
Halloween Math - graphing
Kids Video What's a graph? K2 Math Education Kids educational Video
Here is a GREAT lesson on making a circle graph inspired by a great piece of math literature. Very motivating for students!
Simple math and graphing in preschool
Pete The Cat: Students each color a shoe, write their name, and graph which of the Pete books is their favorite. Teaches math skills, graphing, and interpreting a graph.