This hands on investigation is guaranteed to get your students excited about data handling. Great to use as a start of the year activity – start your new class with a bang!
This investigation provides the children with a series of complaints about M&M’s which need to be investigated, requiring initial gathering of data. Sorting out, presenting in a range of graphs, and interpreting to answer the original complaints. Children will LOVE IT!
Just print and add M&M’s !!
★Teacher instructions (including ideas about grouping students, extending higher ability, supporting lower ability and also EAL students too)
★Instructions for students
★Initial questions and introductory activities to help your students “tune in” to data handing
★Printables and visuals to help introduce the complaints the children need to investigate
★5 complaints in total to investigate
★Teacher questions to consider
★Extension questions to help your higher ability students go further
★Final presentation guidelines
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