# Mathematics

## A Dose of Preventive Medicine for Science Education (1983)

Women's Education des femmes, June 1983 - Vol. 1, No. 2

This article discusses the importance of the Science Council of Canada taking specific measures to ensure that women finish high school with the same science and math education as their male classmates.

2004-03-31

## Numbers Talk (2001)

A Cross-sector Investigation of Best Practices in LBS Numeracy

This manual of relevant research and best practices with reference to adult numeracy programming, both in Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) programs in Ontario and elsewhere in the world, was the result of the Numeracy Best Practices Project.

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2003-12-02

## Réussir en math (1999)

A skill-based approach to mathematics

This is a review of a French computer software program with a skill-based approach to learning basic mathematical concepts including place value, the four basic operations, decimals, fractions, percentages and metric measurement. At the time of the review, the program was only available in French, with an English version expected soon.

Authors:
2003-12-01

## Lab 9: Scatter Diagrams and Lines of Best Fit (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to produce scatter diagrams and lines of best fit by using an Excel worksheet and Chart Wizard. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 8: Creating a Frequency Distribution and a Histogram (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to use Excel to create a frequency distribution and a histogram from a set of data. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 7: Interpreting Bar or Column Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to to interpret bar and column graphs. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 6: Constructing Bar and Column Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to construct bar and column graphs by using Chart Wizard in Microsoft Excel. The activity is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 5: Interpreting Pie Charts or Circle Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on interpreting pie charts or circle graphs. It is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.

2003-09-16

## Lab 4: Constructing Pie Charts and Circle Graphs (2001)

This lab activity provides instruction on how to construct pie charts (circle graphs) by hand and by using Chart Wizard in Microsoft Excel. It is part of a series developed to be used with Microsoft Office 97 software programs.