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Resources for teaching statistics
: NZC Level 8
Probability: Probability Distributions
Teacher Preparation
Probability distributions for teachers
3.14 Apply probability distributions in solving problems – Overview
FAQ: “What is the probability that our soccer team scores between 3 and 7 goals per game?”, does ‘between’ mean include or exclude the endpoints 3 and 7?
Probability distributions – What are the big ideas? Anna Martin
Higher level communication for Scholarship and Excellence – Dr Nic (SLC)
Additional resources
Contextually curious
All models are wrong, but some are more wrong than others – Anna Martin
A note on Poisson model assumptions
Understanding true probability, model estimates, and experimental estimates
Deterministic and Probabilistic Models
Apply probability distributions in solving problems
Classroom Activities
Apply probability distributions in solving problems – Michelle Dalrymple
Events occurring in time, the Poisson distribution, and Scampy
Statistical surprises and stories Probability distributions – Louise Addison
Probability distributions – What are the big ideas? Anna Martin
Additional resources
Data science for everyone: Picture imperfect – Anna Fergusson
Data science for everyone: The truth about cats and dogs – Anna Fergusson
You’re doing what? PhD students share their stats journeys
Demystifying distributions
Spiral: The Golden Mean in Probability Distributions – Amy Shen
Statistics = Maths of real life
Unfolding Secondary TKI activities for teaching L3 Probability Externals – Sun Mee Kim
Working with modern data: A crash course – Anna Fergusson, Liza Bolton
The power of pixels: Modelling with images – Anna Fergusson
Developing Quality in Mathematics Education (DQME)
Triangular distribution notes and resources
Visualising chance: A pilot study at the introductory level (Senior secondary/Tertiary)
Conditional Probability Visualisation
What can I do with a degree in Statistics?
Senior Secondary Guides – Teaching and Learning Activities
Expected value and standard deviation of discrete random variables
Tools
Probability distribution explorer
Data science for everyone: The truth about cats and dogs – Anna Fergusson
SCAMPY
Sourcing Materials
Working with modern data: A crash course – Anna Fergusson, Liza Bolton
Visualising Distributions
Achievement Standard
Level 3 Statistics Formulae 2013
Glossary of Statistics terms – TKI
Senior Secondary Guide AO S8-4
Assessment Specifications (AS91586)
NZQA Exemplars, assessments and reports
Achievement Standard 3.14 (AS 91586)
Key Ideas in Probability