Heartbeats per minute and body weight of different species
graph from Steve Jenkins; slow reveal by Jenna Laib
(Slide Deck includes notes and questions to elicit discourse)
Type of Graph: pictograph
Visualization Source: Jenkins, Steve. Animals by the Numbers. Harper Collins, 2016.
- Big Blue Live on BBC One. “Blue whale’s amazing giant heart stats – Big Blue Live: Preview – BBC One.” YouTube: August 21, 2015. (CW: shows actual hearts from specimens)
Potential Math Content: pictographs, scale, weight, measurement, noticing trends, making conjectures
Potential Content Connections: animals, biology, anatomy
2 thoughts on “Heartbeats per Minute and Body Weight of Different Species”
Hi, Jenna. I love, love, love these. And my students do, too! The link for above takes me to the ozone depleting slide deck. Thought you would want to know.
Yes! Thank you for letting me know! It is fixed now. 🙂