An engaging way for students to learn about how scientists generate data and make meaning of that data using statistical tools.
Data Organization in Tables
Data Analysis Using Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, Median and Mode.
NGSS Science and Engineering Practice: Using mathematics and computational thinking
Materials needed in addition to the handouts: Dice (one per student dyad)
Includes bonus second page featuring analysis of experimental design, with opportunities for further student practice of this concept, plus hypothesis formulation, manipulated and responding variables in an experiment, controls and constants!