Drawing Pie Charts – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on drawing pie charts that looks at how to calculate angles sizes and represent data using pie charts. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To construct pie charts for categorical data and discreet/continuous numerical data.

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 ‘Drawing Pie Charts’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Pie Charts Mind Map
  • Student Worksheet on Drawing Pie Charts
  • Drawing a Pie Chart Cut & Stick
  • Blank Pie Charts
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the second lesson in the ‘Pie Charts’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the second lesson in the ‘Representing & Interpreting Data’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Pie Charts unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Representing & Interpreting Data unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: