Using Virtual Manipulatives to Solve Problems & to Explore Concepts


Statistics & Probability


Grade

Stats & Probability

Problem or Exploration

Virtual Manipulative

K - 4

Saskatchewan Curriculum Outcomes at a Glance

5 - 9

Saskatchewan Curriculum Outcomes at a Glance

K- 5

Link to Susan Muir's blog post on Statistics and Probability

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The sections are equal and the spinners are fair. If each spinner is spun once, what is the probability that the sum of the numbers on the spinners is 6?
Dice & Spinner
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Examine the relationship between Theoretical Probability and Experimental Probability through the game of 'Rock, Paper, Scissors'.

Paper, Rock, Scissors - play against the computer
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2 dice are rolled. What are the chances that one will show a number less than 4 or a number greater or equal to 5? Independent Events with 2 dice Example
Dice & Spinner
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Additional Resources: SK outcome based lessons & assessment of problems using concrete manipulatives & virtual manipulatives.