Lesson 4: Representing data

Pupils learn how to represent data from a database in visual ways, creating graphs and charts

Learning Objectives

  • Representing data in different ways

  • Creating a graph and chart in a spreadsheet program

  • Naming different types of charts

  • Understanding the purpose of visual representations of data

Lesson Plan

Data, charts and spreadsheets
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Teacher Video: Representing data

Presentation: Representing data

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Cat Lamin,  
Computing specialist
Cat was a committed primary school teacher for twelve years. After starting her independent consultancy ‘Crossover Solutions’ she has travelled to Argentina, Brazil and America to share her wealth of knowledge of computer science with other teachers. Her enjoyment for…
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