Illuminations: Picture This

In this lesson, students participate in an activity in which they conduct a survey, analyze and summarize the data they collect, and draw conclusions from their findings.

This lesson plan was adapted from the article “Picture This” by Marty Hopkins, which appeared in Teaching Children Mathematics, February 1998, vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 354-59.


*Requires membership to access lesson plan.

Data, Graphing & Statistics
K-6, Educator

What are you looking for?


Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Website URL

Type of Resource

Lesson Plan

Assigned Categories