Is Your Foot One Foot Long?
Students are asked to think about the concept of length using the comparison between the standard 12-inch foot and real feet. Teacher notes including some extracts from “Alice in Wonderland” are on page 2.
Teacher support materials
The Central Statistics Office Data Visualisation tool to track key indicators on the relationship between Ireland and the United Kingdom. The infor...
Irish Population Growth
Students are asked to investigate the population of Ireland over the last century by drawing graphs and also by using algebraic methods.
Just How Old Are You?
A simple worksheet asking students to calculate their age using a variety of different units. Worksheet includes some extension questions.
What A Funny Looking Graph!
Using real data from South African children to illustrate rounding errors in measurement. Exercises in what degrees of accuracy are needed with var...