Sampling – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on Sampling that looks at how to generate a random or stratified sample. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To understand ‘sample’ and ‘population’.
  • To explain why a sample may not be representative of a whole population.

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 ‘Sampling’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Student Worksheet on Sampling
  • Statistics Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the third 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: