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|This project allows you to meet the
following National Standards:
Students conduct research on issues and interests by generating
ideas and questions, and by posing problems. They gather, evaluate,
and synthesize data from a variety of sources (e.g., print and nonprint
texts, artifacts, people) to communicate their discoveries in ways
that suit their purpose and audience.
Applying Language Skills:
Students use spoken, written, and visual language to accomplish
their own purposes (e.g., for learning, enjoyment, persuasion, and
the exchange of information).
Understand numbers, ways of representing numbers, relationships
among numbers, and number systems
Understand meanings of operations and how they relate to one another
Use mathematical models to represent and understand quantitative
Formulate questions that can be addressed with data and collect,
organize, and display relevant data to answer
Select and use appropriate statistical methods to analyze data
Develop and evaluate inferences and predictions that are based on
Students use technology tools to enhance learning, increase productivity,
and promote creativity.
Students use telecommunications to collaborate, publish, and interact
with peers, experts, and other audiences.
Students use technology tools to process data and report results.