Resource:technically true… | Mr Whellan’s science

I used this in the past as an opener to Sixth Form lessons, one slide per week. Each statement, while technically correct (the best kind of correct), are either missing information, shows false correlations, have questionable choices of statistics or are missing definitions. I go for the sense of questioning information (particularly data and claims) so I suppose it would fall under scientific critical thinking. Most of them are now pinned to the wall around the classroom. Now I think about it, it would be good to find some real world examples of the misuses of data from these statements to…

Continue reading at:
http://ift.tt/2gN30Ms

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s