Learn how to use the tools that support your data collection and analysis! Make interpreting your data easier! Learn how different software applications can support your data analysis needs. Manipulate your data and get out the information you need, and present it in a clear, dynamic format.
The Ministry has licensed software for all publicly funded schools in Ontario that can be used in data collection and analysis. Some of these titles are listed below with links to tutorials to teach you the basics. For a complete list of Ministry licensed software and their descriptions go to the OSAPAC (Ontario Software Acquisition Program Advisory Committee) website!
Fathom Overview [PowerPoint]
Video Tutorial: The Basics [QuickTime]
Video Tutorial: Adding objects [QuickTime]
TinkerPlots Instruction [Website]
Video Tutorial: The Basics [QuickTime]* Download
Video Tutorial: Adding Data [QuickTime] Download
Video Tutorial: Making Charts [QuickTime] Download
* Right-click and save the download file for this video. You will need QuickTime player installed on your computer to view these files. A free download is available.
Filemaker Pro 5.5 v2
Introduction to Excel: A Date With a Graph [PowerPoint]
PowerPoint in the Classroom Tutorial [Website]