The Next Big Thing

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Make sure the next product is a hit. An engaging task has scholars design an item to sell at a sports event and then conduct a marketing survey. They decide whether to use random sampling, stratified sampling, or cluster sampling, and then conduct their surveys. After analyzing the results, they present their findings to the class.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Instructional Ideas
  • Invite a marketing specialist to give a presentation
Classroom Considerations
  • An understanding of sample size, sampling techniques, bias, and data analysis is necessary
  • Learners should have prior experience with surveys
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Pros
  • Includes an evaluation rubric
  • Gives a student worksheet
Cons
  • None
Common Core