Types of Data – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on Types of Data that looks at how to recognise and collect different types of statistical data. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To recognise different types of data.
  • To collect data from a variety of primary and secondary sources.

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 ‘Types of Data’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Keyword Anagrams
  • Student Worksheet on Types of Data
  • True or False Cards
  • Statistics Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the second 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: