logo

Innovative
Classroom

Center Focus

Dice Probability

  1. There will need to be enough dice at this center for each student to have their own set.
  2. Students will first need to predict what number will come up most often using two dice (from 2 to 12).
  3. They need to make a simple recording sheet where they can tally the results of 100 throws.
  4. Next they will perform the experiment by tossing the dice, adding them up, and tallying their results.
  5. Afterwards they should make a conclusion explaining the results. You may want to have questions prepared to help students with their theories.

More Center Focus Ideas

What is the Moral?
Height of a Tree
Halloween Alphabetizing
If the Earth Were Flat
Hackey Sack
Story Problems
Does It Measure Up?
Combinations
Leaf Estimation
What’s Your Valentine Worth?
All Kinds of Genres
Round vs. Flat
Moldy Pumpkins
A to Z
Early Division
Pumpkin Volumes
American Anthems
Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot!
Object Observation
Puppets
Flannel Board Phonics
The Mayflower Voyage
Decorative Vase
Am I a Square?
Limericks
How fast Can You Run?
Inclined to Slide
"Thanksgiving" Poem
Exaggeration In Stories
Determining Density
Word Association
Tack Probability
Dough Dreidel
Washer Weights
"A Busy Year" Art
Paint by Title
Picture Poems
Surf the World
Olympic Rings
Alphabetizing Mania!
Millennium Inventions
The Heart of the Matter
Giant Kiss
If I Were President...
Historical Trivia
Anthropomorphism
How Many Classrooms Fit?
Original Nature Tales
Crossword Trivia
M&M Fractions