Chapter 1: Using the Whole Problem Solving Approach

This chapter in the booklet Relevant and Engaging Statistics and Data Handling from the Royal Statistical Society Centre for Statistical Education (RSSCSE) illustrates with just one example how the problem solving cycle can be integrated within statistics lessons. The lesson shown is one produced by the RSSCSE during its recent review of the positioning of Statistics and Data Handling within the curriculum.

The powerpoint and other resources to accompany this lesson are available to freely download from the RSSCSE internet site, as well as seven similar activities.

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