Free TinkerPlots Activities and Resources

TinkerPlots can be used to teach grades 4–9 math, social science, or physical or biological science content—in any course in which data are relevant. Browse free activities, links to data sets, and additional resources.

Data Analysis and Modeling Activities

Explore activities related to data visualization, analysis, and modeling.

Randomness and Chance Activities

Explore activities that develop an understanding of probability by analyzing randomness and modeling chance events.

Number Sense Activities

Explore activities about factors, number properties, and decimals.

More Data Sets

TinkerPlots comes with more than 300 sample documents, accessed by choosing Open Sample Documents from the File menu. Here are even more data sets to explore.


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