Making a graph consists of six steps. 1. Collect your data. 2. Determine the range of your data. 3. Label your graph and your axes. 4. Plot your data. 5. Draw a "line of best fit". 6. Think about what your graph means. These steps can be used for just about any kind of graph. If you have the program Microsoft Excel, they have tools to help you create many kinds of graphs as well. You can find .