Add a Classroom Activity

Send Comments

About the Forum

`Mathematics`

`E. Data Analysis and Probability: `2. The student identifies
patterns and makes predictions from an orderly display of data using concepts
of probability and statistics.`: 3-5: The student...`

`MA.E.2.2.1`` Add Website - Add Activity`

`uses models, such as tree diagrams, to display possible outcomes
and to predict events. `

The Cafeteria Caper

http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/reproducibles/litplace/r970818d.htmDetective Carmen Chang takes a sample of students in a school to estimate the number of suspects in a cafeteria case. Have your students use estimation to solve the case of the missing Tater Tots.

Mrs. Glosser's Math Goodies

http://www.mathgoodies.com/free educational webite featuring interactive lesson on probability, as well as other math topics k-12. Also offers teacher resources and homework help. Great site!

`MA.E.2.2.2`` Add Website - Add Activity`

`predicts the likelihood of simple events occurring.`

Activity: M&M Fractions