Box Plots – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on box plots that looks at both how to draw and how to interpret box and whisker diagrams. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To interpret box plots.
  • To produce box plots.

Who is this Lesson For?

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

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Box Plots’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Keyword Anagrams
  • Box Plots Example
  • 2 x Mini Plenary
  • Student Worksheet on Box Plots
  • Cumulative Frequency, Box Plots & Histograms Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the Cumulative Frequency, Box Plots & Histograms 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: