Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Mathematics 9

Statistics

Overall Expectations

S03.01 Investigate examples of the use of inferential statistics in society

S03.02 Assess the accuracy, reliability, and relevance of statistical claims by

  • Identifying examples of bias and points of view

S03.03 Identify, discuss and present multiple sides of the issues with supporting data

Specific Expectations

SP01 Students will be expected to describe the effect on the collection of data of bias, use of language, ethics, cost, time and timing, privacy, and cultural sensitivity

MediaSmarts Resources

Bias

Bias and Crime in Media

Crime Perceptions Quiz

Gambling in the Media

Online Marketing to Kids: Protecting Your Privacy

Playing With Privacy

What Students Need to Know about Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy