# HD1/E3.2

Extract numerical information and make numerical comparisons from bar charts and pictograms (a) Understand that comparisons can be made from the height or length of bars, or the number of pictures (b) Understand that a picture or icon in a pictogram can represent more than one, but that each picture or icon represents the same number

## Functional Skills activity - phone contracts

Submitted by Neil Carver on Wed, 2013-02-06 21:32

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

An activity that gets students to analyse information from a table on different phone contracts. Covers extracting data, basic number and money.

## Graph vocabulary matching cards

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Thu, 2011-09-15 14:09

#### Resource type: Sort or match cards

Useful to assess learning or for ESOL numeracy students. Learners need to match words and definitions. Laminate or print onto some good quality card to use again and again.

## Films shown on TV

Submitted by Helen Lloyd on Mon, 2011-06-13 17:29

#### Resource type: Investigation or project

A clearly set out investigation into TV film age ratings. This makes an ideal investigation for mixed ability groups as it is cleverly differentiated for E3-L2 (E2 students could also participate with support).
All you need is a recent weekly TV guide.
Covers tallies, dual and single bar charts, pictograms, extracting and comparing information and designing a questionnaire. Fully mapped, and ideal for, Functional Maths.

## Skittles pictogram creator

Submitted by John Thompson B on Mon, 2009-09-28 17:25

#### Resource type: Resource generator

Skittles pictogram creator is a very clever Excel sheet to accompany our ever popular Smarties data handling resource and it a great way of combining numeracy and IT skills(many tutors are now using Skittles as an alternative to Smarties because there is more variation in the numbers/colours of sweets per packet).

## Car park survey pictogram creator

Submitted by John Thompson B on Mon, 2009-09-28 17:25

#### Resource type: Resource generator

Car park survey pictogram creator is a clever Excel sheet for recording the different numbers of coloured cars in a car park.
Two versions are available – v1 has 1 picture representing 1 car, version 2 has one picture representing 5 cars.

## Smarties pictogram creator

Submitted by John Thompson B on Wed, 2009-06-03 17:25

#### Level: E3, L1

A very clever Excel sheet to accompany the ever-popular Smarties data handling resource and a great way of combining numeracy and IT skills.

## Pictogram activities

Submitted by Tony Jenkins on Sun, 2008-04-13 16:53

#### Resource type: Handout or guide, Worksheet or assignment

Pictogram activities with clear overview and examples, followed by three tasks including food and car parks. Makes a great introduction to Entry 3 data handling.

## Pictogram activity

Submitted by Pete Johnson on Sun, 2007-04-29 17:18

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Pictogram activity with clear example (hot dogs) and practice task (cars in a car park). Makes a great introduction to Entry 3 data handling.

## Where did we go on holiday?

Submitted by Judith White on Fri, 2006-09-22 17:11

#### Resource type: Lesson plan, Teaching idea

A differentiated whole group (E1 – L2) activity that’s ideal for the first class after the summer break.

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