Originally designed by a senior children's research nurse for a Maths at Work week at a primary school. Two activities for years 5 & 6 with worksheets and one stand alone worksheet. One activity explores body weight and how it assists with the calculation of medicine doses for children. The other demonstrates differences in height and how we can describe data using simple statistical terms.The worksheet uses percentage calculation to examine the results of an imaginary clinical study highlighting the way statistics can change the way things appear.
Mathematics - Mean, Median, Mode, Range, Percentages, Multiplication, Division, Reasoning.
Healthcare - Differences in height & weight, medicine calculation, clinical research.
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