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The Jellybean Tree – A Graphing Game for Grades 1- 4

 
 
   

In the Jellybean Tree, watch as a tree sprouts with different colored jellybeans. Red, orange, yellow, green, and purple jellybeans will appear. Each time the game is played there will be a different total number of jellybeans and a different number of each color of jellybean; always between 25 and 50 total. Users can then “pick” the jellybeans and drag and drop them to their correct places in a bar graph shown on the other side of the screen. They also change the view so that the bar graph can be a pie chart. Finally, the user must answer five questions involving the “jellybean tree.”

   

   

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Printable, Fun Worksheets for This Game

 
 

Age Appropriateness

 

In the Jellybean Tree, watch as a tree sprouts with different colored jellybeans. Red, orange, yellow, green, and purple jellybeans will appear. Each time the game is played there will be a different total number of jellybeans and a different number of each color of jellybean; always between 25 and 50 total. Users can then “pick” the jellybeans and drag and drop them to their correct places in a bar graph shown on the other side of the screen. They also change the view so that the bar graph can be a pie chart. Finally, the user must answer five questions involving the “jellybean tree.”

the Jellybean Tree is perfect for kids ages 6 – 9, Grade Levels: 1.8 – 3.2 (apx.)

 

Scoring Breakdown and Grade Level Equivalency

 

Questions Correct Grade Level Equivalency (+ , and -)
3 1.8
4 2.5
5 3.2 (mastery)

 

Skills Reinforced:

 

Colletcting and analyzing data
Bar Graphs
Pie Charts
Answering questions about data

Rewards

 

When students finish the Jellybean Tree, they can print out a certificate similar to the example below:

 

 

Extensions

 

The Jellybean Tree is Available on Total Access Math for MrNussbaum XTEND

Total Access Math Program for MrNussbaum XTEND – $25.00 Per Year Per Classroom/$10.00 Per Year Per Homeschooling Family

 
  • Program appropriate for grades 1-6
  • 40 of the best MrNussbaum.com Math Games and associated online practice modules and printable worksheets
  • Hits hundreds of standards
  • Comes with instructional videos and lesson plans (in some cases). No having to “figure stuff out.”
  • Includes advanced recording metrics to gauge student progress, mastery, place in class, and grade level equivalencies
  • Awesome to use as rewards in the classroom. Deploy games/activities to your entire class or to individual students
  • Program online rewards for achievement! Use your own class currency or use our reward systems!

 

 

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