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Illuminations: The Clucking Chicken
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Students choose meals from a menu and then construct a box plot.

Illuminations: The Pizza Palace
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

tudents will construct box plots independently.

ABCya! It's Glow Time - Mean, Median, Mode, & Range
ABCya!

Want to have fun while learning Mean, Median, Mode, and Range? Well… It’s Glow Time!

Illuminations: Comparing Averages
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Students create a box and whisker plot and compare the mean, median, and mode of a set of data.

DK Find Out! Averages
DK

An average is a single number that represents the “middle value” of all the numbers in a list or set.

Illuminations: State Data
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Students create graphs based on the characteristics of the names of the 50 States, and find mean, median, mode, and range of the data.

Crash Course: Statistics #4 - Measures of Central Tendency
Crash Course

Today we’re going to talk about measures of central tendency – those are the numbers that tend to hang out in the middle of our data: the mean, the median, and mode.

Mathalicious: Overrated
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students use mean, median, and mode to analyze the trustworthiness of 5-star ratings system and suggest ways to make them more reliable.

Mathalicious: Wealth of Nations
Mathalicious

Students use mean, median, histograms, and box-and-whisker plots to compare how wealth is distributed in different countries and debate the pros and cons of their ideal distribution.

Mathalicious: Police, Academy
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students draw histograms to explore state spending habits on schools and on police.

Mathalicious: Good Cop, Bad Cop
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students compare the distributions of excessive force of two police departments and explore how the shape of the distribution affects the effectiveness of different solution attempts.

Illluminations: Spinning Tops
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Students measure distances using standard and nonstandard units and record their measurement in various tables.