Choice Board Activity
Directions: Choose three connecting squares and complete the
directions inside each square. Circle, highlight, or X each square
that you complete. Additional paper may be used if space isn’t
sufficient to complete your work.
Explain in a paragraph, Find a use of probability in
using complete sentences, Describe how probability a newspaper or magazine.
what independent and can be used in another Describe why the article is
dependent events are, and subject (Social Studies, using probability.
the difference between Science, Reading, Etc.).
each. Share your ideas with the
Go to http://www.coolmath- Complete a tree diagram
Create two word problems games.com/hilo/index.html showing the possible
using probability, and have and test your knowledge of outcomes for pulling three
a classmate solve them. probability with the HiLo colored marbles in a row at
After they have solved your game. Did your knowledge random from a jar.
problems, check their work of probability help you with
to see if they found the this website? Explain. How many different
correct answer. possibilities are there for
pulling all the marbles out
Play a couple of games of Find three example of
Rock, Paper, Scissors with probability in your home
Find out if flipping a coin is a classmate. Record the and share them with the
truly 50:50. Chart the results. Find out the class.
results of your coin flips probability of wins and
and present your findings to what was most used to win.