Predicting Outcomes

Information About This Unit

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:

Probability with Number Cubes:

  • One die
  • Pencil
  • Paper to make the tally chart and tally chart showing predictions and actual results
  • Marker 

 

Head and Tails:

  • Printer 
  • Paper
  • Sheet of paper for keeping tally marks
  • Marker
  • One penny
  • Two markers such as beans or buttons
  • One die 

 

M & M Probability:

  • Sentence strip or large sheet of paper 
  • Marker 
  • Bag of M & M's 
  • Printer 
  • Paper 
  • Pencil 
  • Two dice 

 

Rock, Paper, Scissors:

  • Paper
  • Marker
  • Two different colors of crayons 

 

Always, Sometimes, Never:

  • Paper
  • Crayons 
  • Marker 

 

Deck of Cards:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Deck of cards 

 

Probability Scale Worksheet:

  • Basic printer supplies
  • A pencil

 

Investigating the Flip a Coin:

  • Basic printer supplies
  • A pencil
  • A coin

 

Links to Free Learning Material

LearningTools.pngLearning Tools (worksheets, drills, printables, online games, tests, etc.):

Deck of Cards (no rating)

This worksheet uses cards to help you understand probability. 

Deck of Cards Answer Sheet (no rating)

This is the answer sheet for Deck of Cards activity. 

Probability Scale Worksheet (no rating)

This worksheet helps you understand how to use a scale when deciding about chances. 

Probability Scale Answer Sheet (no rating)

These are the answers to the Probability Scale Worksheet

Investigating Flipping a Coin (no rating)

This worksheet helps you understand chances when flipping a coin. 

Investigating Flipping a Coin Answer Sheet (no rating)

These are possible answers for Investigating Flipping a Coin.  

Probability Game (no rating)

This is a fun interactive game about probability. 

More, Less, or Equally Likely (no rating)

Have fun in this online probability game. 

Certain, Probable, Unlikely, Impossible (no rating)

See if you can guess what the answer will be in this online probability game. 

Where's the Star (no rating)

This is an online probability game. 

Spinners (no rating)

In this game, you will click to spin and then graph your results online. 

Tags
Subjects: Math
Grade Levels: 2nd Grade
Instructional Method: Traditional
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