Reflection: Joy Experimental and Theoretical Probability - Section 2: Explore


This is always a fun lesson for the is close to the end of the year and they are starting to get squirrely!  Though I am not sure my teammates enjoyed that I sugared up the children - we had a good time, and at the same time learned some math!

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Experimental and Theoretical Probability

Unit 9: Probability
Lesson 3 of 6

Objective: Students will be able to distinguish between and calculate theoretical and experimental probability.

Big Idea: How come the chances of getting heads are 50% but in ten tries I got 8 heads? This lesson will help kids make sense of the rules versus real life.

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