stats4schools is managed by the independent Office for National Statistics, and includes data from across government.
stats4schools is about helping teachers and students to get more from statistics. There are datasets which can be download and included in own their projects. This collection contains lessons plans, associated worksheets and datasets for complete data handling activities.
The large datasets have a few ideas to follow but are intended to be flexible so that students can determine their own hypotheses and interogate as required.
Using this resource from stats4schools, students investigate TV viewing habits by interpreting data and graphs, manipulating data to answer questions and draw conclusions.
The resource includes a lesson plan, datasheet, questions sheet and dataset.
These datasets from stats4schools are compiled from the responses given by over 1,500 people to a survey. They are intended to be used flexibly but some ideas are given to guide students in their interrogations. There are three sheets in each set
- Decoded data
- An explanation of the questions...