Time Series – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on time series that looks at the effect of seasonal changes on data and how overall trends can be discerned. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To construct tables for time series 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 ‘Time Series’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Moving Averages Example
  • Student Worksheet on Time Series
  • Collecting Data Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the fourth lesson in the ‘Tables’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the seventh lesson in the ‘Representing & Interpreting Data’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Tables 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: