Designed for KS3 students, TinkerPlots brings an interactive dynamic dimension
to data explorations in maths and science classrooms!
TinkerPlots helps students see the connection between collecting
and analysing data and formulating and testing their own hypotheses.
TinkerPlots was developed by the Statistics Education Research
group (SERG) at the University of Massachusetts. The group's mission is to
better understand how people reason about probability, statistics and data
analysis, and to use this understanding to improve the teaching of these
Students use TinkerPlots to create colourful visual
representations of data - making sense out of numbers and recognising patterns
as they unfold. TinkerPlots' amazing computer learning environment
lets students learn by investigation. Download TinkerPlots leaflet.
What can you and your students do with TinkerPlots?
Minimum System Requirements: Windows: Pentium-based
system or equivalent, Windows 98, XP or later, 64mb RAM, 100mb free disk
Macintosh: PowerPC-based system, Mac OS 10.1 or later,
128mb RAM, 100mb free disk space. Published by KCP.
Prices and Licences
FREE UK DELIVERY from Chartwell-Yorke Ltd, 114 High Street, Belmont Village,
Bolton, Lancashire, BL7 8AL, England, tel 01204 811001, fax 01204 811008,