Resources for teaching statistics: Classroom Activities

3.10 Collecting a sample with students using social media

Jared Hockly and Katrina Johnson from Western Springs College,  cover why and how students could be involved in creating a sample data set using sources of “Big Data” like Facebook in a google presentation. They look at how effectively this worked in creating and managing an assessment for 3.10 and consider other ideas for using a similar approach.

3.10 Presentation for Stats day 2013

3.10 Excellence example for facebook

91582 – Facebook 2013

Facebook csv file

 

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