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How Charts can Mislead

How Charts can Mislead

Purpose of this exercise is to teach learners to critically evaluate information in a chart 

 and identify how charts and graphs can be made to distort information.


CEFR Activity: Reception / Listening.


Can-Do Statement: Can follow the essentials of lectures, talks and

reports and other forms of presentation which are propositionally and

linguistically complex.


ERASMUS + Competence: Reading Comprehension.

National Framework of EFL for Higher Education in Israel: Upper Intermediate level.


Educational Value of this Material:

Purpose of this resource is to teach learners to critically evaluate information

represented and identify when and how charts and graphs are used to distort information.


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