These free teaching resources are all designed to be used with Dragonistics Data Cards or The Dragon Games. The resources cover learning activities and lessons for students from Year 2 (Activity Sheet: Basic Exercise) to Year 12 (Lesson Plan 6: Types of Sampling).

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All free teaching materials in one PDF
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Free sampling lessons plans, Level 5
Free sampling lessons plans, Level 5
Three lessons introducing big ideas of statistics at high school level.
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Dragonistics
Lesson Plan
Sampling
Activities: Rich Maths<BR>Self-Managed
Activities: Rich Maths
Self-Managed
Sheets for various self-managed activities, including some used at our Curious Minds Rich Maths events.
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Individual
Videos: Dragonistics Maths: Teacher led activities
Videos: Dragonistics Maths: Teacher led activities
Video playlist illustrating teacher led activities using Dragonistics data cards and materials.
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Teacher-led
Game: Dragon bingo
Game: Dragon bingo
Sheets for Dragon Bingo. Can be played as an individual activity or a the group game Running Bingo.
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Individual
Games
Videos: Dragonistics Maths: Individual activities
Videos: Dragonistics Maths: Individual activities
Video playlist illustrating individual student activities using Dragonistics data cards and materials.
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Individual
Activities: Dragon sorting
Activities: Dragon sorting
Sheets for various sorting activities, including colour, behaviour and breath.
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Individual
Online app: Spiral drawing
Online app: Spiral drawing
This app allows exploring of a simple angle choice for a colourful spiral.
Online
Online app: Choral counting
Online app: Choral counting
This app allows teachers to plan choral counting exercises for students. It can be run as a Say-and-Click activity.
Online
Teacher resource
Active dragon games
Active dragon games
Physical activities using Dragonistics data cards
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Games
Activity Sheet: Colour-Breath
Activity Sheet: Colour-Breath
Self-managed activity investigating differences in breath type between red dragons and green dragons.
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Individual
Activity Sheet:<BR>Gender-Behaviour
Activity Sheet:
Gender-Behaviour
Self-managed activity investigating the differences in behaviour between male dragons and female dragons.
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Individual
Game rules: Set 1
Game rules: Set 1
Dragon cards games practising ordering, counting and sorting, as well as strategy and turn-taking.
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Games
Activity Sheet: Basic Exercise
Activity Sheet: Basic Exercise
Self-managed activity about smaller and larger with multivariate data. Also includes a sheet with blank arrows.
Dragonistics
Individual
Activity Sheet: Circle-Logic
Activity Sheet: Circle-Logic
Self-managed activity about smaller and larger with multivariate data.
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Individual
Activity Sheet: Challenge Grid
Activity Sheet: Challenge Grid
Challenging self-managed activity about comparing multivariate data. Also includes a sheet with blank arrows.
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Individual
Lesson Plan:<BR>Data Card Introduction
Lesson Plan:
Data Card Introduction
Introduces students to statistics using dragon cards. Students physically form tables and graphs.
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Lesson plan
Categorical data
Numerical data
Lesson Plan:<BR>Categorical Data Level 3
Lesson Plan:
Categorical Data Level 3
Investigates categorical data using Dragon Cards by sorting and organising a set of cards.
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Lesson plan
Categorical data
Lesson Plan:<BR>Numerical Data Level 3
Lesson Plan:
Numerical Data Level 3
Investigates numerical data using Dragon Cards by sorting and organising a set of cards.
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Lesson plan
Numerical data
Lesson Plan 5A:<BR>Sampling Estimates, Level 5
Lesson Plan 5A:
Sampling Estimates, Level 5
Introduces sampling to estimate population parameters.
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Dragonistics
Lesson plan
Sampling
Lesson Plan 5B:<BR>Sampling Variation, Level 5
Lesson Plan 5B:
Sampling Variation, Level 5
Provides an appreciation of sampling vcariation.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Lesson plan
Sampling
Lesson Plan 5C:<BR>Comparing Difference, Level 5
Lesson Plan 5C:
Comparing Difference, Level 5
Introduces inference to compare the difference between two groups.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Lesson plan
Sampling
Lesson Plan 6:<BR>Types of Sampling, Level 6+
Lesson Plan 6:
Types of Sampling, Level 6+
Students experience different types of sampling to see the value of random sampling.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Lesson plan
Sampling
Google Sheets:<BR>Compare box plots
Google Sheets:
Compare box plots
Google Sheets spreadsheet to compare many different box plots. (Please make a copy).
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Sampling
Resource
List of Rich Task Ideas
List of Rich Task Ideas
A list of rich task ideas using Dragon Cards. Helps teach and practise mathematical and statistical concepts and thinking skills.
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Rich task
Teacher Notes:<BR>Categorical Data Level 3
Teacher Notes:
Categorical Data Level 3
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum level 3.
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Teaching notes
Teacher Notes:<BR>Numerical Data Level 3
Teacher Notes:
Numerical Data Level 3
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum level 3.
Dragonistics
Teaching notes
Teacher Notes:<BR>Sampling Estimates Level 5
Teacher Notes:
Sampling Estimates Level 5
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum level 5.
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Dragonistics
Teaching notes
Sampling
Teacher Notes:<BR>Sampling Variation Level 5
Teacher Notes:
Sampling Variation Level 5
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum level 5.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Teaching notes
Sampling
Teacher Notes:<BR>Comparing Difference Level 5
Teacher Notes:
Comparing Difference Level 5
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum level 5.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Teaching notes
Sampling
Teacher Notes:<BR>Types of Sampling, Level 6+
Teacher Notes:
Types of Sampling, Level 6+
Further information and guidance on a lesson plan. Curriculum levels 6+.
Statistics
Dragonistics
Teaching notes
Sampling

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