The Poll Picture (Infographic)

Lesson Plan


Public opinion polls can give insight into people's priorities and opinions, and give candidates and the media a sense of the whole picture. Use this infographic to show the process of surveying from pollster to prediction! Students will engage with the concept of sampling and gain a better understanding of the purpose of public opinion polls.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Define public opinion polling
  • Describe key aspects of and uses for the polling process 
  • Explore the concept of sampling and how it is used to represent whole populations