School Sports Team


LO:  To analyse averages and databases.


Overview: The students are given information in the form of a database spreadsheet about how well a group of people perform in several sporting events. They have to choose a team for sports day fulfilling various constraints.


Suggested approach: Use the introduction PowerPoint to engage the students with the task. Let students fill in the team sheet with their participants using the information. In a later lesson go through the results PowerPoint for students to score their team and see how well they did compared to other in the class.


Resources:                                         Introduction (ppt)

                                                                  Team Sheet (pdf)

                                                                  Participant Information (pdf)

                                                                  Boys Results (ppt)

                                                                  Girls Results (ppt)