Compound Events

Think you’re a probability expert? Have we got a little challenge for you! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby show you how to calculate probabilities for compound events. You’ll discover the difference between exclusive and inclusive events and how to handle each type. Using a simple toy spinner, Tim and Moby give you a 100 percent chance of understanding compound probabilities!

Probability and Data Analysis Lesson Plan: What Are the Chances?

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students review probability and data analysis skills learned throughout a unit of study. Students then create a paper-based or digital activity that challenges classmates to apply data analysis, graphing, and/or probability skills to fictitious or real-world situations. See more »

Math Skills Lesson Plan: It’s All Fun and Games

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students work collaboratively to research selected math skills. Students then create, play, and assess a math game that is designed to apply and reinforce their selected math concept. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »