# Tagged: median

## Select the England Ashes Cricket Team- An Averages Investigation

A deputy head at my school is trying is hand at teaching some maths this year after a career teaching PE. He’s doing an excellent job and recently came up with a great lesson idea and resource for an averages lesson. Click here to download the resource (Microsoft Word) The idea is that small groups of pupils are selectors for...

## Revision Grids- Level 4

Whilst visiting the excellent MEDIAN blog by Don Steward, I saw his Practice Makes Perfect resources. These gave me inspiration to create a set of revision resources that were based on levels so pupils could use them to prepare for their assessments. Allow me to introduce: Revision Grids. The idea is that there is a grid of 20 cells on...

## Who is the best England batsman? An investigation using the mean, median, mode and range

Cricket isn’t everyone’s cup of tea but this lesson idea hasn’t failed to motivate any class that I have tried it on. The idea is simple- look at the real world batting scores of England batsmen and use the mean, median, mode and range to decide who is the ‘best’ batsman. Each group of pupils are given these worksheets which...