## How do you teach a kindergarten bar graph?

Introduce graphs for kids by starting with the simple bar graph. The height of each bar gives information, helping the children notice which columns have more objects and which columns have fewer objects. Bar graphs also help children sort and organize information.

**What is a divided bar graph?**

A divided bar graph is similar to a sector graph in that the bar represents the whole data set and the bar is divided into several segments to represent the proportional size of each category.

### How do you explain a bar graph to a child?

A bar graph can be defined as a chart or a graphical representation of data, quantities or numbers using bars or strips. Bar graphs are used to compare and contrast numbers, frequencies or other measures of distinct categories of data.

**How do you introduce a bar graph?**

Steps in the Process

- Decide on a title for your graph (Pet Popularity).
- Draw the vertical and horizontal axes.
- Label the horizontal axes (Type of Pet).
- Write the names of pets where the bars will be (Parakeet, Dog, and so on).
- Label the vertical axes (Number of Students).
- Decide on the scale.

#### How do you introduce a graph?

To catch your audience’s attention from the very beginning, you can use the following phrases for introduction:

- Let me show you this bar graph…
- Let’s turn to this diagram…
- I’d like you to look at this map…
- If you look at this graph, you will notice…
- Let’s have a look at this pie chart…

**What is a graph for kids?**

definition: a diagram that shows a relationship between two or more changing things by lines, bars, dots, or portions of a circle.

## How do you introduce a bar graph to students?

Tell students a bar graph is used to display and compare information. Explain that the height of each bar is proportional to the amount of data the bar represents. The higher the bar the larger the number or amount of data. Step 2: Draw an X-axis (horizontal) and a Y-axis (vertical) on the board.