Videos and lessons to help Grade 6 students learn how to understand that a set of data collected to answer a statistical question has a distribution which can be described by its center, spread, and overall shape.

Common Core: 6.SP.2

### Suggested Learning Targets

• I can identify that a set of data has distribution.
• I can describe a set of data by its center, e.g., mean and median.
• I can describe a set of data by its spread and overall shape, e.g. by identifying data clusters, peaks, gaps and symmetry.

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Understanding and describing the distribution of a set of data--Lesson 1 of 4 (Common Core 6.SP.2)
The lessons here will show you how to define a statistical question by comparing examples and non-examples.

This video shows how to describe the distribution of data by finding the mean.

Understanding and describing the distribution of a set of data--Lesson 2 of 4 (Common Core 6.SP.2)
In this lesson you will learn how to describe the distribution of data by using the range.

Understanding and describing the distribution of a set of data--Lesson 3 of 4 (Common Core 6.SP.2)
In this lesson you will learn how to describe the distribution of data by using the mean absolute deviation.

Understanding and describing the distribution of a set of data--Lesson 4 of 4 (Common Core 6.SP.2)
In this lesson you will learn how to describe the distribution of data by analyzing the shape of a graph. Bell, Skew, Cluster, Peak, Uniform.

The Mean, Median and Mode Toads
How to find the mean median and mode?
In this video, Cody gets a little help from the mean median and mode toads.

Mean Median and Mode
Find the mean, median and mode of a set of numbers.

Mean Median & Mode Song.

Mean, Median, and Mode
This video explains how to determine mean, median and mode. It also provided examples.

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