Statistics in Schools
Getting everyone counted is important! But why?
The US Census Bureau offers Statistics in Schools (SIS) resources for teachers and students. All are aligned with Common Core State Standards, verified by teachers, and feature Bloom’s Taxonomy info.
Grab-and-Go SIS Lessons
Here’s a grab-and-go list of curated census lessons for each grade. Some even feature free, accessible online tools for perusal directly from the Census.gov site!
Grade K-1 – Let’s Count!
Grade 2 – How Does Our Class Compare?
Grade 3 – Using Fractions to Compare Amusement Parks by State
Grade 4 – Comparing My State
Grade 5 – Number of Births Using a Line Graph
Grade 6 – Numbers That Tell a Story
Grade 7 – Where Should I Live?…
Grade 8 – Linear Models-Population Growth in Five States