In this unit, students will learn how to conduct statistical investigations, including specifying a problem, deciding on types of data to collect and methods of data collection, understand sampling from populations and the need for samples to be representative and learn ways to ensure the investigations are not biased.
ABOUT THIS RESOURCE PACK:
This pack is designed to provide teachers with complete lesson plans and classroom resources to teach excellent lessons. It is designed to both teach the mathematical content and draw students into deeper consideration of its implications, including mathematical reasoning and problem solving skills.
THE PACK CONTAINS:
4 Lesson Plans: Full ready-to-use lesson plans on the following topics:
- Planning an investigation
- Types of data
- Bias and fairness
Lesson Resources: A variety of additional resources to accompany the lesson plans, including student worksheets and aids for students needing extra support.
Homework Activity: Further problems to give students to complete at home.
Assessment: A series of questions to enable you to assess the progress of students.