Sampling and Surveys

 

Teaching Activities to Develop Critical Numeracy

Sampling and Surveys

Animal Carnage

What value do we place on survival?
Grade:
7/8 Stage: 9/10/11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Number, surveying
Context: Environment
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making,
Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 21/11/08, pg 1

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What is the impact of ill-health in workplaces?

How can we be more productive in our work?
Grade:
7/8 Stage: 9/10/11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Number, average, surveying
Context: Society, Health and Wellbeing
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making,
Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 25/03/08, pg 8
    
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What brands do we trust?

Grade: 7/8  Stage: 9/10/11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Surveys and samples
Context: Society
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 13/06/09, pg 3
    
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Cyber Bullying

What is the problem with bullying?
Grade:
8/9 Stage: 11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Number, surveying, graphing
Context: Health and wellbeing
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 03/06/09 , pg 23
    
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Hectic Lifestyles

What makes a good research study?
Grade:
8/9 Stage: 11 /12
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Surveying
Context: Health and Wellbeing
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using, Analysing
Date of Article:19/02/08, pg 9

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Are students failing to do enough homework?

What does it mean to be a successful student?
Grade:
8/9  Stage: 10/11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Number, surveying, average
Context: Society
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using
Date of Article:24/10/08, pg 17

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Myth, fact or fiction?

How do we know if something is true?
Grade:
8/9  Stage: 10/11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Surveying
Context: Society
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 4/02/08, pg 5

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Citizenship Test

What does it mean to be a successful Australian Citizen?
Grade:
8/9/10 Stage: 10 / 11
with emphasis on:

Maths Concepts: Number
Context: Society
Critical Numeracy: De-coding, Meaning-making, Using, Analysing
Date of Article: 29/01/08, pg 4

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