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Tool: Adjustable Spinner
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Description: Students can create a game spinner with one to twelve sectors to look at experimental and theoretical probabilities.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Shodor: Project Interactivate
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Lesson Plans: Playing with Probability Lesson
Probability and Geometry
Introduction to the Concept of Probability
Technology PoW: Spinners
Support Materials: From Geometry to Probability Discussion
Random Number Generators Dialogue
Polyhedra Discussion
Equally Likely (Fair) Choice Discussion
Tools: Spinner
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Math 5 Probability of event
Math 6 Probability of event
Math 7 Probability of event, Independent events, Simulations, Experimental probability, Theoretical probability, Law of large numbers

  lanius
Comment:I liked the fact that it shows both theoetical and experimental probabilities.
  gatita
Comment:Excellent for 6th Grade
  Mylla
Comment:I love this! Great for teaching probability.