Distinguishes between correlation and causality and their implications.An eye-opening video that illustrates how causality and correlation is not the same thing and how it's misconstrued to a large extent in health articles.
This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Scatter Plots.
This video shows how to work step-by-step through one or more of the examples in Scatter Plots.
Explains how to create a scatter plot by hand and on the TI84 graphing calculator and then performs linear regression on the calculator.
Constructing Scatter Plots Given a Table of Values
Describing the Relationship of Variables Given the Scatter Plot
Drawing a Line of Best Fit Given a Scatter Plot
Constructing and Analyzing Scatter Plots Given Word Problems
Identifying Strong, Negative or No Relationship Given the Scatter Plot
Selecting the Correct Line of Best Fit Given a Scatter Plot
This lesson plan covers Scatter Plots and includes Teaching Tips, Common Errors, Differentiated Instruction, Enrichment, and Problem Solving.
Allows you to build their own scatter plot. The site has several interactives that you can use to explore scatter plots and the lines of best fit.