Smith 5th Grade Blog 2012

Sweet collaboration with probability

Posted on: February 19, 2012

Finally tracked down the awesome teacher heading up the M&M project. Incidentally, he uses Google docs and I really need to start focusing more with Google later in the year – so many teachers are already using it in other states. Next week we will start with http://www.mmdatasurvey.com/mm-survey/ and I will extend our results with probability fractions. It would be interesting to share results or further problems on Skype or with some other type of video project. I have been doing this project for years and I think that I used AIMS worksheets, but this is the first time I will use it with technology or in collaboration with other schools.

Privacy seems to be a major issue on the internet now so I won’t be sharing the names of other teachers unless they notify me. However, I will continue to link to teacher sites so that they can receive full credit!

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