Learning Recommendation: Completion of Algebra 1.

General Description: Statistics introduces students to the major concepts and tools for collecting, analyzing, and drawing conclusions from data. Students will observe patterns and departures from patterns, decide what and how to measure, produce models using probability and simulation and confirm models. Appropriate technology, from manipulatives to calculators and application software, will be used regularly for instruction and assessment.

 

Content: This course will reinforce the common core standards:
• Descriptive Statistics
• How to appropriately collect and analyze data to validate research questions
 Analyze and interpret graphical displays
• Summarize bivariate data including correlation, best-fit-line
• Application of Probability
• Understand the basic properties of and underlying patterns of probability
• Conditional and Independent Events
• Inferences and Conclusions from Data
• Find the variability and distributions of samples
• Hypothesis testing
• Comparing treatment groups