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Ch 16: Types of Data for Elementary School

About This Chapter

The resources in this chapter can help your elementary school student identify and understand types of data in math. Use fun lessons to review categorical data, qualitative data, discrete data and much more!

Types of Data for Elementary School - Chapter Summary

How much does your young student know about various types of data covered in elementary school math? This chapter can help you find out! Review lessons that examine population and census facts, qualitative data, discrete data and much more. Developed by top instructors, the lessons provide in-depth information and examples to make understanding data simple. You can also help reinforce and assess your student's understanding of these concepts with multiple-choice quizzes and a practice chapter exam. If you hit a snag and need additional details about any lesson concepts, don't hesitate to submit your questions to our experts.

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with types of data in math will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about types of data.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding types of data presented in math problems
  • Students with learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about types of data
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning math (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about types of data
  • Students who struggle to understand their math teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra math resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover qualitative, categorical or other types of data your student needs to learn or review.
  • Review the lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Refer to the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about types of data.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands types of data in math by completing the Types of Data for Elementary School chapter exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 16: Types of Data for Elementary School
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Categorical Data Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples

1. Categorical Data Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples

The world is full of data that we use every day to help us make decisions, learn information, etc. We usually find data grouped either numerically or categorically. In this lesson, we are going to define categorical data, look at some examples and learn how to visually present this data.

Census Lesson for Kids

2. Census Lesson for Kids

Have you ever heard of the U.S. census? In this lesson, we will learn what it means when someone takes a census, how a census is very different from a survey and how the U.S. takes a census.

What is Discrete Data in Math? - Definition & Examples

3. What is Discrete Data in Math? - Definition & Examples

This lesson will introduce you to discrete data, including its definition. You'll also see how we can find discrete data all around us in our everyday lives and organize it into tables and graphs.

Population Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

4. Population Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

Do you know the population of your state? What does population really mean? In this lesson we will talk about population! We will also look at what kind of data population requires!

What is Qualitative Data? - Definition & Examples

5. What is Qualitative Data? - Definition & Examples

Qualitative data is a completely different way to look at how to collect and analyze information. Learn about what qualitative data is, as well as some examples of qualitative data in the real world, and then test your knowledge with a quiz!

Three Circle Venn Diagrams

6. Three Circle Venn Diagrams

Sometimes there are sets of things that you need to pay close attention to so that you can make a good decision. Three circle Venn diagrams can help by easily showing you the relationship between these sets.

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