These sites introduce your students to the idea of likelihood as it describes probability as likely, unlikely, impossible, or certain. Includes lesson plans, interactive activities, and virtual manipulatives. A link to eThemes Resource: Math: Probability is also included.
Students will describe probability as certain, impossible, and 1/2 certain.
NOTE: Material geared for slightly older group, but lesson can be tailored for younger audiences. Click on "Download PDF Lesson" to see the three part lesson.
These virtual manipulatives allow you to create bar charts to show quantities and percentages, to create pie charts for exploring percentages and fractions, and to work with spinners to learn about numbers and probabilities.
Theses sites explore the concepts of probability and chance. Includes interactive sites figuring the probability of coin flips, dice rolls, etc. There are several suggested classroom activities that use manipulatives to explore probability. There are also animated movies that explain probability.