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The Great Probability Challenge

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Author:Daniela Cupples
Description: In this hands-on probability and statistics learning experience, students perform a coin toss experiment, then predict, analyze, and present their experimental findings with visual graphing representations. Throughout the 2010-2011 school year, students further contribute their experimental outcomes to a global project database and analyze the pooled data set. Students may also create a probability workbook that showcases the experimental results and experiences. With lesson plans, a teacher exchange for synchronous communication, a probability blog for students, and other supporting resources.

Levels: Late Elem. (3-5)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Web-Based Discussions, Internet-Based Projects
Math Topics: Data Analysis, Data Sets, Probability, Statistics

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