Interpreting Real Life Graphs – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on interpreting real life graphs that looks at how to draw data from different types of real life graph, including ready reckoners and conversion graphs (including those with a fixed charge). The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To be able to interpret real life graphs.

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 ‘Interpreting Real Life Graphs’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Example Ready Reckoner
  • Example Conversion Graph
  • Conversion Graph with Fixed Charge
  • Student Worksheet on Interpreting Real Life Graphs
  • Ready Reckoners
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the ‘Real Life Graphs’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the second lesson in the ‘Graphs: The Basics & Real Life Graphs’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Real Life Graphs unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Graphs: The Basics & Real Life Graphs unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: