ERIC Number: EJ580572
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Capture and Recapture Your Students' Interest in Statistics.
Morita, June G.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v4 n6 p412-18 Mar 1999
Presents a hands-on activity in which students use the tools to derive the basic procedure used by wildlife biologists worldwide for estimating the sizes of wildlife populations. Helps students gain the feelings of power and ownership of a statistical method that they derive themselves. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Focus Issue: Data and Chance in the Middle School Curriculum.