Data literacy for the classroom

Biointeractive logoWhether you’re planning new units for next year, or just want to incorporate more data literacy into your existing classes, check out HHMI BioInteractive's Data Points collection (

BioInteractive’s Data Points are a monthly series that features a graph or figure from a scientific journal article for students to interpret and discuss as a class. The student handout includes the figure, caption, and a short background description. The educator guide includes discussion questions and additional information to help you guide a class discussion.

View the following examples of Data Points to being your exploration: Trends in Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide, Resistance to Coral Bleaching,  and Tracking Global Changes in Forest Cover.

PAESTA News & Notes August 2017

Publish Date: 
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 10:45am