Task 2: Data-Patterns & PlayCategory
The following data has been collected from aus.gov.au/current-numbers.
This bar chart compares the number of cases be..
In a classroom setting children could collect data such as their classmate/family members favourite colour or animal. An awesome way for s..
Using Scrabble tiles to add up the value of spelling words and then graph them. Can be differentiated to graphing how many letters.
I feel to engage the children, collectable data needs to be relevant to the children and their interests. As a child I completed an assign..
Students can create a useful data source for their teachers in a multitude of ways including conducting their own school surveys. Students..
Organise an excursion to the zoo and give each student a worksheet to complete by writing down what different types of animals there are, ..
A data source teachers could use during classroom activities could include allowing students to go home and measure their own heights, and..
Give your students a worksheet to take home. This worksheet could have an activity on it that helps them identify the different colour car..
In the classroom, on the day where the kids wear their different coloured sports shirts. Give them a worksheet that helps them record how ..
Google classrooms is a useful resource for teachers as it allows them to keep track of each indi..
Give your students a work sheet to take home and complete, the worksheet is a variety of objects that use water found in an ordinary house..
Using seesaw individual students can submit data collected, eg fruit/veg consumption in a day. They can then collaborate in groups to subm..
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.
Shown below is a visualisation created using SIX Maps, an online visualisation tool that gathers data from the NSW Digital Top..
World meters is a great site to get data sets from. When looking at sustainability students can compare the number of cars vs bikes being ..
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..
If I were delivering Professional Learning to my colleagues I would use the app ‘Forms’ in Office 365. You could send each teacher a ‘form..
Task 2 Option 2
The Australian Beaurea of Statistics has a wide range of data on their website that students can investigate and compar..