Center Focus

Spinner Probability

  1. This is a good probability activity for primary level students. You will need to download this worksheet and spinner template.
  2. Have your students work in pairs for this activity.
  3. Your students will take turns using the spinner and they will record the number they spun on their datasheet.
  4. The object of this center is to see which number has highest probability as indicated by the number of boxes checked for each column.
  5. Have your students write a brief conclusion about the probabilities of the two different spinners.

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