Beginning statistics with cuisenaire rods


Authors: 
Hollingsworth, C.
Category: 
Volume: 
17(2)
Pages: 
38-39
Year: 
1995
Publisher: 
Teaching Statistics
Abstract: 

Cuisenaire rods provide a concrete embodiment for teaching mean, median, and mode to middle schoolers. These statistical concepts are traditionally only taught abstractly, but may be better understood via manipulatives.