Why Lesson Planet?
What are the chances? Probability comes into play in this activity as mathematicians examine a circular chart with images, determining the possibility that the "spinner" will land on each of the images. Appropriate for younger elementary, the options students choose between are "more likely," "possible," and "impossible." Consider having students create physical spinners to check their guesses. Question 2 has an incorrect answer on the answer sheet (should be "possible").