*social justice, bar graph, stacked bar graph

Police Funding: NYC Budget Priorities, 2014-2019

NYC Budget Priorities, 2014-2019 (Police Funding)
courtesy of Mark Trushkowsky (@mtrushkowsky)

(Slide deck includes notes and questions to elicit discourse)

Type of Graph: bar graph

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Communities United For Police Reform: https://www.changethenypd.org/

#NYCBudgetJustice Campaign – https://www.changethenypd.org/nycbudgetjustice

Paired Texts:

Potential Math Content: bar graph, stacked bar graph, place value, decimals, scale, units, relationships between bars in a bar graph

Potential Content Connections: social justice, race, police, social policy, politics


You could show this image from changethenypd.org after the slow reveal, and include discussion of percentages and proportions.

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