Comparing Pie Charts – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on comparing pie charts that looks at how to compare data sets displayed in pie charts and highlights the fact that pie charts show proportions rather than amounts. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To be able to compare two pie charts.

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 ‘Comparing Pie Charts’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Pie Charts Match Cards
  • Student Worksheet on Comparing Pie Charts
  • Extra Support Student Worksheet on Comparing Pie Charts
  • Pie Charts with Algebra
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the ‘Pie Charts’ 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: