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
Predicting a Specific Value Given the Line of Best Fit
This lesson plan covers Scatter Plots and includes Teaching Tips, Common Errors, Differentiated Instruction, Enrichment, and Problem Solving.