# Graphs

## Prepared for Success - 2010 - 2011 (2012)

This document is the latest in a series of reports that examine the postsecondary outcomes of students who have moved on from upgrading programs to further education in Ontario’s college system. It is made up of charts and bar graphs that analyze and compare results for the past eight years.

2013-04-16

## Economic Downturn and Educational Attainment (2012)

Fact Sheet

The global economy went through a volatile period between 2008 and 2011. In Canada, that period was marked by an economic downturn that began in the fourth quarter of 2008 and was followed by a time of apparent recovery in employment after the third quarter of 2009.

2012-08-20

## Lesson Plan - Numeracy: Pie Charts and Bar Graphs (2012)

With this lesson plan, a tutor can help someone learn how pie charts and bar graphs are used, and how to interpret and make them.

The lesson is centred on a hypothetical poll of people’s preferred breakfast food. Activities include expressing the results as either percentages or fractions; showing the results in both a pie chart and a bar graph; and answering questions about the data.

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2012-07-24

## Document Use Tip Sheet (2008)

In this document, the authors provide a variety of tips for improving the skill of document use.

At a general level, tips include using headings to find information quickly and looking for visual cues like text that has been highlighted for emphasis. Higher level tips include pointers for estimating distance on a map and suggestions for interpreting graphs.

2010-10-15

## Refusing Dangerous Work (B): Reading Flowcharts (2009)

Lesson Plan 25

This lesson plan, prepared by ESL (English as a Second Language) teachers, is geared to learners who are or will be entering the workforce. Learners will read and create flowcharts that explain their right to refuse unsafe work . This is the second of two lessons on refusing dangerous work.

The two Essential Skills required are Reading, and Document Use.

2009-11-04

## Lab 7: Interpreting Bar or Column Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to to interpret bar and column graphs. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 6: Constructing Bar and Column Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to construct bar and column graphs by using Chart Wizard in Microsoft Excel. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 5: Interpreting Pie Charts or Circle Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on interpreting pie charts or circle graphs. It is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 4: Constructing Pie Charts and Circle Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to construct pie charts (circle graphs) by hand and by using Chart Wizard in Microsoft Excel. It is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.