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Foundation -Answer yes/no questions to collect information and make simple inferences.
Australian Curriculum Yr F Achievement Standard
Year 1 - Describe data displays. Students collect data by asking questions, draw simple data displays and make simple inferences. Australian Curriculum Yr 1 Achievement Standard

Animal Island Data - BBC

Help Molly count and organise the animals on the island. Three levels.

Jelly Bean TreeMobile Friendly Version

Watch as a tree sprouts with different colored jellybeans. Each time the game is played there will be a different total number of jellybeans and a different number of each color of jellybean; always between 25 and 50 total. Users can then “pick” the jellybeans and drag and drop them to their correct places in a bar graph shown on the other side of the screen.

Back to TopYear 2 - Collect, organise and represent data to make simple inferences. Students identify a question of interest based on one categorical variable. They gather data relevant to the question. Students collect, check and classify data.
Australian Curriculum Yr 2 Achievement Standard

Disguise Combinations

Drag the wigs and beards onto Matt to make a disguise. Can you describe all of the possible combinations?

Fishing

Catch the fish then use the pictogram to count how many of each fish you caught.

Fruit Fall

Catch the fruit to make the pictogram and answer the questions to see how many items you collected.

Send in the Trolls

Help classify the Trolls so we can decide who goes to the beauty competition!

Back to TopYear 3 - Conduct simple data investigations for categorical variables. Students collect data, organise into categories and create displays using lists, tables, picture graphs and simple column graphs, with and without the use of digital technologies.
Australian Curriculum Yr 3 Achievement Standard

Bar Graph Maker

A bar graph maker for data you have collected or just for playing around with to see how they work.

Bugs in the System!

Grab the bugs and throw them onto the graph to help clean up the computer system.

Collecting and Recording Data - BBC

A great explanation of how to gather data.

Interpreting Data - BBC

Use your data collection skills by clicking on each child to find out their favourite hobby.

Mode, Median and Mean

Line up the buildings from shortest to tallest and drag the median sign over the building with the median height.

Back to TopYear 4 - Describe different methods for data collection and representation, and evaluate their effectiveness. Students construct data displays from given or collected data. This includes tables, column graphs and picture graphs where one picture can represent many data values.
Australian Curriculum Yr 4 Achievement Standard

Chance and Data

Work through data display, graph construction and interpretation and chance questions. All with pictograms!

Frequency Diagrams - BBC

Help Dick and Dom help cure the plague (yuck!). Work through 5 games and practice your data collection skills.

Representing Data - BBC

A great explanation of the different ways we can display data and how to do it. Including pie charts.

The Data Bank

Help the Jelly Fish Fruit Snack Factory see which flavours are the most popular with customers. Collect and order data by tallying and make a bar graph.

Back to TopYear 5 - Pose questions and collect categorical or numerical data by observation or survey. Students construct displays, including column graphs, dot plots and tables, appropriate or data type, with and without the use of digital technologies.
Australian Curriculum Yr 5 Achievement Standard

Consensus NEW!

A data visualisation game which allows you to interact with real data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 2011 Census. Discover stories about Australian society, including its cultural heritage, families, and occupations. Other data visualisation includes language spoken at home, ethnic background, gender and travel to work, population, age and gender, people needing assistance and type of internet connection.

Measures of Average

A great explanation of how to calculate mean, median and mode.

Mode, Median and Mean - BBC

Use the BAMZOOKi Zooks to play these five median, mean and range games.

Back to TopYear 6 - Interpret and compare a range of data displays, including side-by-side column graphs for two categorical variables. Students interpret secondary data presented in digital media and elsewhere.
Australian Curriculum Yr 6 Achievement Standard

Consensus NEW!

A data visualisation game which allows you to interact with real data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 2011 Census. Discover stories about Australian society, including its cultural heritage, families, and occupations. Other data visualisation includes language spoken at home, ethnic background, gender and travel to work, population, age and gender, people needing assistance and type of internet connection.

Pie Chart Creator

Create your own pie chart using your own data!

Representing Data - BBC

A great explanation of the different ways we can display data and how to do it. Including pie charts.

Theme Park Favourites

Can you compare and interpret the various types of graphs produced about the Theme Park? Loads of levels.

Virtual Coin Toss

This coin toss machine generates percentages according to how many coins you toss.

Back to TopYear 7 - Students identify issues involving the collection of continuous data. They describe the relationship between the median and mean in data displays. Students calculate mean, mode, median and range for data sets. They construct stem-and-leaf plots and dot-plots. Australian Curriculum Yr 7 Achievement Standard

Consensus NEW!

A data visualisation game which allows you to interact with real data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 2011 Census. Discover stories about Australian society, including its cultural heritage, families, and occupations. Other data visualisation includes language spoken at home, ethnic background, gender and travel to work, population, age and gender, people needing assistance and type of internet connection.

Create a Graph - Mobile Friendly NEW!

Complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts help explain information by getting your point across quickly and visually. Here you will find five different graphs and charts for you to investigate.