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Statistics: line graphs, pie charts and the mean

This guide provides a sequence of small steps for building experience of interpreting data, from using knowledge of scales to read information displayed in line graphs accurately to applying understanding of percentages of amounts to interpret pie charts through to calculating the mean average across contexts.

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Year level(s) Year 6
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource, Teaching strategies
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Questioning, Explicit teaching
Keywords graphs, pie charts, circles, percentage, explicit teaching

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Numeracy
Strand and focus Statistics, Build understanding
Topics Data representation and interpretation, Multiplication and division, Percentage, Fractions
AC: Mathematics content descriptions
ACMSP147 Interpret and compare a range of data displays, including side-by-side column graphs for two categorical variables
National numeracy learning progression Interpreting and representing data - IRD2, IRD3, IRD4
Multiplicative strategies
Operating with percentages

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