Goal: to understand different types of averages exist, and know which is most appropriate to use
Materials needed: pen and paper.
Estimated time: 5 minutes.
Goal: to understand that random distributions often produce clusters
Equipment needed: large floor map, counters, wire frame
Time required: 10 minutes
Goal: demonstrate that extreme results are not necessarily out of the ordinary
Materials needed: two dice per person, sheets of paper labelled clearly 2 to 12
Time: 10 minutes
Goal: To illustrate regression to the mean
Materials needed: 2 dice per person, a “speed camera” (i.e. cardboard cutout).
Estimated time: 5-8 minutes