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Day 
 Date Topic In-Class Notes and Activities
Suggested Assignment for Mastery of Concepts
M1/47.1 - Parameters & Statistics, Sampling Variability, Describing Sampling Distributions
German Tank Activity
READ: p.413-428 
Suggested HW: 
# 1,3,5,7,9,11,13,17-20
T1/5
Continue 7.1

W/R
1/6-7
7.2 - The Sampling Distribution of p-hat, Using the Normal Approximation for p-hat

READ:  p.432-439
Suggested HW: # 21-24,27,29,33,35,37,41
 F 1/87.2 Continued
 
 M 1/117.3 - The Sampling Distribution of the sample mean, Mean & Standard Deviation of the sample mean, Sampling from a Normal Population Interactive Applet
Focus:  The Central Limit Theorem
Notes 7.3
 READ:  p. 442-454
Suggested HW:# 43-46,49,51,53,55,57,59,61,63,65-68
 T 1/12Sampling Distribution-Data Day Sampling Distribution Activity-Template (Use this one to import your data and answer questions)

Activity:  Making "Cents" of the Central Limit Theorem
Click HERE to see Fathom results of activity,
Pictures of student data
 
 W/R 1/13-14Continue 7.3
Sampling Distribution Activity-Work Time
 AFC/NFL Example-Use this one to inspect Mr. McNichols' formulas. 
 F 1/15Ch. 7 AP Free Response-For Pts Back
(Qtr 2 Ends)
 Sampling Distribution Activity-Mr. McNichols Example on YouTube 
Day 
 Date Topic In-Class Notes and Activities
Suggested Assignment for Mastery of Concepts
M
1/18
NO SCHOOLNO SCHOOL(Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
T
1/19
Ch. 7 Review
Group Test for Pts. Back
W/R
1/20-21
Ch. 7 ReviewAP-Free Response for Pts Back




F
1/22
Ch. 7 Test

M1/25Ch. 8 Introduction
 
T1/26Chapter 8 Introduction

Section 8.1 - The Idea of a Confidence Interval, Interpreting Confidence Levels and Intervals, Constructing a Confidence Interval
Activity:  Read any good books lately?
Main Focus - Find an estimate for the average length of the words in the book!

Notes 8.1
Quiz 8.1 B & C

Activity:  What is the proportion of red beads in the perler bead bucket?

Click HERE to see confidence intervals from student bead samples
READ:  p. 467-481

Suggested HW: 
# 5,7,9,11,13,17,19-24
M2/1Section 8.2 - Conditions for Estimating p, Constructing a Confidence Interval for p, Choosing Sample SizeNotes 8.2

Quiz 8.2 B & C
 READ:  p. 484-495

Suggested HW:  
# 27,31,33,35,37,41,43,47
T    2/2Section 8.3 - One-sample z-interval for a population mean, The t distributions, Constructing a Confidence Interval for muNotes 8.3

Quiz 8.3 B & C
 READ:  p. 499-511

Suggested HW:  
# 49-52,55,57,59,63,65,67,71,73,75-78
W/R2/3-4Continued 8.3

Review 8.1-8.3
Finish 8.3 Discussion

Online Quiz - Chapter 8
 
F2/5Group Test - Chapter 8 (Review)
Ch. 8 Practice Test
 
M    2/8
Review Chapter 8 
Practice Free Response Problems - Ch.8 
T  2/9Chapter 8 TEST
Chapter 8 Test
 
W/R
2/10-119.1 Significance Tests: The BasicsNotes 9.1
Quiz 9.1 B & C

Alternate Examples 9.1 #1-2                
Video: Test of Significance
 F 2/12Cumulative Review - Chapters 1-7 (Morlan)
9.1 Day II (McNichols/ Rainsberg)
 Cumulative Review - AP Practice Test
 
M2/15NO SCHOOL - President's DayNO CLASS
T2/16NO SCHOOL - Teacher Inservice DayNO CLASS 
W    2/179.1 Significance Tests: The Basics  
R2/19CALAMITY DAY

F        2/20CALAMITY DAY



   PARCC  TESTING  BEGINS
   AP STATS SCHEDULE  
M2/239.2 Tests about a Population ProportionQuiz 9.3 B/C


T2/24(2 Hour Delay)
9.2 Tests about a Population Proportion
Review 9.1-9.3
Extra Practice with MC questions - Ch.9
 
W/R2/25-26 9.3 Tests about a Population MeanChapter 9 Practice Test AND
Chapter 9 AP Free Response Problems
 
F2/27Ch. 9 Group Test
 
M3/2
Ch. 9 AP Free Response


T3/3
Chapter 9 TestCh. 9 Test
W/R3/4-5
10.1 Comparing Two ProportionsQuiz 10.1 B & C
F3/6
10.1 Comparing Two Proportions


 M 3/910.2 Comparing Two MeansReview Quiz 10.2 B & C
Ch. 10 Practice Test Distributed
 
 T 3/10Ch. 10 ReviewCh. 10 Group Test 
 W/R 3/11-12Ch.10 Review
Ch. 10 AP Free Response
 
 F 3/13Ch.10 Test (Last Grade of Qtr 3)Ch. 10 Test 
M-W3/16-18
OGT Week
1st 60-65 Min Block
11.1 Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Tests
11.1 Notes
M&M Activity- Chi-Square 
Quiz 11.1 B&C (In class)
R-F3/19-20
OGT Week
2nd 60-65 Min Block
11.2 Inference for Relationships
11.2 NotesQuiz 11.2 B&C (In class)
END OF 3rd QUARTER
M3/23
Ch. 11 Group Test
-Will be counted as Ch. 11 Test Grade
-First grade of Qtr. 4
Ch. 11 Group Test
T3/24
Ch. 1-10 Review

W/R3/25-26
Ch. 1-10 Practice Test 
(SLO Test)
-30 MC (60 min)
-2 FR (30 min)
-Calculator & Formula Sheet Only (No Notes)
-Test grade on 4th Qtr.


F3/27
Discuss AP Test/Review Schedule
Juniors-ACT Boot Camp


M3/30-4/6SPRING BREAK!!
 


Periods

Date

Class Activity

HW

ALL

Friday, March 27

Review AP Exam Schedule

Review SLO

Enjoy Spring Break!

ALL

Tuesday, April 7

12.1 Notes

Read 12.1 in Textbook

12.1 Quiz Worksheet

ALL

Wed/Thurs, April 8-9

12.2 Notes

Read 12.2 in Textbook

12.2 Quiz Worksheet

ALL

Friday, April 10

Ch. 12 Review

Ch. 12 Review

ALL

Monday, April 13

Ch. 12 Test

Handout: Free Response Practice Questions (white)

Free Response A

(Due Tuesday)