Free Sixth Grade Lessons; Statistics and Probability

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Standard 6.SP.1:   Recognize a statistical question as one that anticipates variability in the data related to the question and accounts for it in the answers.  For example, "How old are the students in my school?"  is a statistical question because one anticipates variability in students' ages.

Select Statistics Questions

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Write Statistical Questions 3

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Standard 6.SP.2:  Understand that a set of data collected to answer a statistical question has a distribution which can be described by its center, spread and overall shape.

Explanation of Data Set

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Draw Simple Line Plot

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Standard 6.SP.3: Recognize the measure of center for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation describes how its values vary with a single number.
Find Data Landmarks

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Draw Simple Bar Chart

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Standard 6.SP.4:   Display numerical data in plots on a number line including dot plots, histograms and box plots.

Explain Dot Plots

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Explain Box Plot

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Standard 6.SP.5:  Summarize numerical data sets in relation to their context, such as by:





Observations

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Analyze Histogram

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