Include Writing in Math Class through Graphs

Post #30  Graphing and Writing: When ELA and Math Collide

A great way to connect writing and mathematics is to have students draw graphs depicting events in a word problem.  This recent blog post by Meghan Everette, Graphing and Writing: When ELA and Math Collide explains how graphing can boost understanding of word problems for students.  She also includes samples and links to other resources for steps to solving word problems.