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Chances Are: Parts 1, 2, and 3

In this series of three lesson plans from PBS Mathline the instruction is focused on utilizing probability terms in everyday and mathematic situations. Each lesson plan is accompanied by an activity sheet, extension suggestions, and questions for professional development discourse. The video for Part 1 is cataloged separately and is listed as a related resource.
Contributed by: PBS Mathline, Publisher
Math TopicNumber Sense, Decimals, Fractions, Mathematical Practices, Probability, Mathematical Processes, Data and Statistics
Grade Level3, 4, 5
Resource TypeLesson Plans, Unit of Instruction

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceEducator
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary ConnectionTechnology, Language Arts, Social Studies
    • Professional DevelopmentYes
    • ContributorPBS Mathline, Publisher
    • Publication Date2012
    • RightsCopyright (c) 1995 - 2012 Public Broadcasting Service
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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  • User Comments
    • 4
      Wish there were videos for all of them
      By bethb on 08/23/2012 - 16:44
    • I wish there were videos for all of them. They build on each other nicely and I see that the 1st one is already cataloged in a video, I wish there were videos for the other two lessons.