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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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75- Mean Absolute Deviation in Sixth Grade? Don’t Get MAD!

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
154 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Ellen B. Metzger

Handouts 75 Metzger MAD in Sixth Grade.pdf


Do you find the statistics standards from the middle school CCSS perplexing? dense? confusing? We’ll unpack the meaty parts of the statistics 6–8 standards and look at as some examples of how to make them come to life in the classroom. Topics will include variability in data, measures of center, measures of spread, and representative sampling.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Session


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