Before the lesson
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- To understand how to use a shared spreadsheet to explore data
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Pupils should be taught to:
- Select, use and combine a variety of software (including internet services) on a range of digital devices to design and create a range of programs, systems and content that accomplish given goals, including collecting, analysing, evaluating and presenting data and information
- Understand computer networks, including the internet; how they can provide multiple services, such as the World Wide Web, and the opportunities they offer for communication and collaboration
For pupils needing extra support: Refer them to the Activity: Conditional formatting resource to support them.
Pupils working at greater depth: Should be encouraged to explore creating graphs using their data. Allow them to tinker with the data they have collected to see what they can find out.