Complete lesson! Differentiated Task Cards also includes: Differentiated Cornell Notes, Power Point (to go with the notes), and Practice Worksheet. Task Cards test students skills of calculating statistics, as well as probing for conceptual understanding.
Skills: Students will learn mean, median, mode, range, interquartile range, mean absolute deviation, and outlier. Then students will apply conceptual understanding.
Differentiation: The activity is tiered into 2 levels of difficulty. Perfect for the inclusive classroom! The Cornell Notes are of 2 sets, one where the vocabulary is filled in, one where the vocabulary is blank. Both sets have to write in the notes for examples. The Task Cards are also of 2 sets. The harder set of 12 task cards are marked with a star and probe for conceptual understanding of MAD, median, mean, etc. with a few calculation problems. The easier set also includes 12 task cards which focus on calculation problems mixed with a few questions that probe for conceptual understanding.
Common Core Standard: CCSS.HSS.ID.A.2 Use statistics appropriate to the shape of the data distribution to compare center and spread of two or more different data sets.
Answer key included.
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