Learn about famous statisticians you have heard of…and some you have not. This resource will provide a useful structure for encouraging students to think about what statistics are and improve their general knowledge about what statisticians have achieved.
Teacher support materials
You Are Important!
Means, Standard Deviations and Histograms for senior students. CensusAtSchool height data is used to investigate what happens when you add your own...
Just What Is A Sample?
How do define a sample? Is your view the same as a mathematician or statistician would use? In what situations are samples useful?
Do You Have Big Feet?
Uses data from CensusAtSchool to produce a scatter graph of girls and boys' foot sizes and invites pupils to draw conclusions from the data.