6.B.2. PROBABILITY in grade 1

1. GRADE 1 TEACHER INTERVIEW

View the following interview with grade 1 teacher Leslee Minniti, from St. Andrews PS, TDSB.

See sections 3 and 4 below for more on the activities done in the classroom. See section 5 for extensions to higher grades.

 

2. STATISTICIAN INTERVIEW

View the following interview with statistican Bethany White, from Western University.

Bethany White completes activities similar to the ones first completed by grade 1 students in Leslee Minniti's grade 1 class, and extends them to more complex relationships.

See sections 3 and 4 below for more on the activities done in the classroom. See section 5 for extensions to higher grades.

 

3. CT IN THE GRADE 1 CLASSROOM

Getting familiar with algorithms.

 

 

 

 

4. CT IN PROBABILITY EXPERIMENTS

Grade 1 students programming themselves.

 

 

 

 

5. EXTENSIONS

 

 

 

 

[**Parts 3-5 above are from Gadanidis, G. (2015). Coding for Young Mathematicians. World Discoveries @ Western University.]