Although cyber security, cyber awareness and cyber safety all refer to the same idea, these terms are different in the fact that they each..
I would use the students as data sources. To enhance student voice I would ask them to collect data related to an issue they think is impo..
I don’t want to highlight advantages or disadvantages between students, so I would take a focus on everyday household items that they all ..
If I were teaching a class online, I would want to be mindful of each child’s situation, being careful not to highlight disadvantages. The..
This example shows the most frequently used words in the US Billboard Top 40.
This method of data representation is useful with words a..
A useful data source active that students can do in the classroom or at home is making use of everyday material like pens, paper or even f..
An Activity suitable for early years would be to create a race where they have to collect different parts of a poem or story following a m..
Students can create a useful data source for their teachers in a multitude of ways including conducting their own school surveys. Students..
Task 2: Patterns and Play
This blog by the ‘Brown Bag Teacher’ provides some great hands-on learning activities for students in the early years when teaching data collection and representation. I found the ‘Integrating Geometry’ idea valuable in terms of being able to open up conversations about the importance of the consistency of size when representing data visually.
This is a simple bar grapg of grocery available at my home.
Amid Covid 19 crisis, data and graphs can be used to remind yourself of ess..
My friend recently fixed her pool, so I decided to collect data on the pool toys and other objects you use in a pool by using a simple bar..
Cricket Australia have developed an excellent resource that involves student active participation in unpacking players statistics, graphin..
In my Year 8 maths class, I cut out and laminated circles of different sizes. The learning objective is to understand pi through expl..
Year 6 students were asked to interview their classmates asking the question ‘What is your nationality?’
They were then required to..
This Fishbone Diagram could be used to represent 4 main factors then three pieces of detail about each.
NUMBERS iPad App
Last year, my school bought iPads for use in classrooms. An excellent activity I used was to get my students to create..