Handling Data

Teachers can use the table below to access the best activities for their class:

  1. Choose the key stage, title, topic and focus best suited to children’s learning needs;
  2. Download the compact Activity Notes to help plan and prepare quickly;
  3. Check what other equipment, if any, needs to be ready; and
  4. Enjoy trying a different approach to teaching a familiar topic.

Key Stage 1

Title Topic Focus Downloads

Bread Survey, Baking and Passover

Bread and Passover

Data collection and presentation

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Bricks, Branches or Boxes?

Properties of materials

Sorting for 2 criteria

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These activities are taken from the resource booklets below.

 

Key Stage 2

Title

Topic

Focus

Downloads

Road Safety

How safe are our roads? 

Road safety planners

Grouped data

Tables and bar graphs with given class intervals

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Sharing Choices

Significant places

Venn and Carroll diagrams

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Water Use at School

Water sources

Data collection and presentation

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Water in the Body

Importance of water for health

Data collection and presentation

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Buckets of Fun!

Access to safe, clean water

Data collection and presentation

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Organise It!

Charities

Sorting

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Fair Trade Tasting

Fair Trade

Data collection and presentation

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The Legacy of the Titanic

Redevelopment survey

Data collection and presentation

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These activities are taken from the resource booklets below.