Illuminations: Categorical Data

In the first lesson of this unit, students formulate and refine questions that can be addressed with categorical data.

They consider aspects of data collection such as how to word questions and how to record the data they collect. Finally they represent and analyze the data in order to answer the question posed.


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Math Topics
Data, Graphing & Statistics
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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