Educators, take advantage of our statistics educational games, PPTX and PDF presentation downloads, and YouTube videos.
Games Teaching Statistics
AzTech: The Story Begins
The average number of students in Mr. Gonzalez’ classes has been going down. Where did they go? More importantly, will they be able to use their knowledge of math and history to make it back? Plays on the web and on iPad.
PowerPoint Presentations on Statistics
Central Tendency Measures
How can a confusion in the distribution of different trading items lead to angry villagers throwing a spear at you? Here is an example of distributions from AzTech: Meet the Maya.
Proportions and Statistics - Graphs
Reading Graph Lesson Plan – This activity is for Grades 6-7 and will introduce students to reading and comparing bar graphs with proportional relationships.
Census 2020 Lessons
Videos on Statistics
Video: Reading a Pictograph – Pictographs are a fun, easy introduction to graphs. This video shows how to use a pictograph to answer questions, like how students get to school.
Video: Answering Questions with Bar Charts – In this video example, bar charts are used to track the number of buffaloes, a form of data collection.
Video: Mayan Trading – Learn about distributions using bar graphs with examples from Mayan trading.
Also available in Spanish as “El comercio Maya”