Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data, Fourth Edition, is organized into seven units, each consisting of several topics. Each topic addresses one important idea and comprises these elements:
Overview sections present a motivating example and introduce the topic objectives within the context of material learned in previous topics.
Preliminaries ask a series of questions designed to get students thinking about the contexts of studies and statistical issues explored in the topic.
In-Class Activities guide students through a series of directed questions to explore the material for the topic within the context of authentic studies and using real data. Each topic contains four to six in-class activities. To facilitate student discovery and learning, in-class activities include these features: