Bias & Fairness – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on Bias & Fairness that looks at the difference between biased and unbiased data, and how to eliminate bias from investigations. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To understand how sources of data may be biased.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE higher or foundation tier students. It could also be used with Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Bias & Fairness’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Student Worksheet on Bias & Fairness
  • Match Cards
  • Statistics Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the ‘Statistics & Sampling’ unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: