At the start of the year

Term One Week One Lessons
Term One Week Two Lessons
Friday Presentations - this will happen in term 4!

Google Drive Files ; Statistical Vocab ; Statistical Literacy ; Visual Statistics


Term Three Week 5

Polls and margins of error etc
Monday
26th
August
Reading page 85 - the standard
Revisiting page 86 and 97
3.12 Rules of Thumb
Tuesday
27th
August

3.12 Digipoll Example 1
Wednesday
28th
August
Page 79 of Sigma Workbook
3.12 Sigma WorkBook
3.12 Help me PASS
Thursday
29th
August
Scan all the reports in Sigma Workbook from page 74 to 101.
Find the reports on polls, find the sample size,
Calculate the margin of error using the rule of thumb.
Give a confidence interval for one of the proportions given.
Write it in a sentence. Share your findings.
Rule of Thumb with Geogebra Video


Friday
30th
August
Repeat yesterdays task, but this time give a margin of error for a difference.
Larger % less smaller % will give the (sample) difference.
You need to use double the margin of error to get the Confidence Interval.
Does the interval contain zero?
Can you make a Call?
Share your findings.
Was a claim made?
Is the claim valid.
Video Heads Up Blah Blah
Video Teaching Margin of Error Rule of Thumb
Video 1.5 times Rule of Thumb Two Groups
These two Videos MAY help put it all together...
Video Summary MOE
Video Margin of Error Thumb Rules Summary

Colmar Brunton

Statistical Vocab
Statistical Literacy
Visual Statistics

Term Three Week 6

Experiments and Observational Studies. Also getting an overview of the three by scanning resources.
There are new resources on margin of error and political polls as well.
Monday
2nd
September
Experiments
We did a classroom experiment of standing on one foot.
We randomly assigned groups.
One group was distracted by another student.
Sigma Workbook.
We looked at the language for experiments on page 68.
Read Reports A and B on page 94,
Start working on questions page 96 and 97.
HW: Scan all the reports in Sigma Workbook from page 74 to 101.
This time LABEL articles: Poll, Experiement, or Observation.
Look at the Experiements and Observations only.
Can you state which is the explanatory and response variables?
Dr Nic Sampling Types
Dr Nic Video Experiments
Tuesday
3rd
September
HW: Scan all the reports in Sigma Workbook from page 74 to 101.
Look at the Experiements and Observations only.
Expanding on yesterdays work.
Can you think of a cause for the relationship?
Video APN about resources


Wednesday
4th
September
Work on the Sample Paper in the Course Book.
3.12 Political Polls NZ
By request,
some students wanted more
margin of error practise questions.

Above PDF: Wonderful for excellence students!
Thursday
5th
September
HW: Scan Sigma Workbook from page 74 to 101.
Look at the Experiements and Observations only.
Can you find a claim made? Is is Valid?
3.12 Experiments and Observational Studies
Friday
6th
September
Complete as much as you can of page 74 to 101 of Sigma Workbook.
Your Sigma Homework book has good things in it.
Focus on language, build your vocab.
Just remember rules of thumb are missing.
Practise External complete with answers
Handed out in class
Look after your copy

Term Three Week 7

Monday 9th September
Study Time
3.12; 3.13; 3.14 you choose what to work on
Tuesday 10th September
Study Time
3.12; 3.13; 3.14 you choose what to work on

School Exams - Wednesday the 11th to Wednesday the 18th September 2013

Term Three Week 8

Thursday 19th September
School Exams Back: Going over them

3.12 Practise Exam
Friday 20th September
School Exams Back: Going over them

Term Three Week 9

Students working at their own pace through the abundance of resources

Individual Goals set with teacher and peers