Roll of the dice (Grades 4-8; Math: probability and statistics; critical thinking)

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  1. This activity challenges students to apply their math skills to solve a real-world challenge. Students will practice probability as they help kids just like themselves resolve a familiar sibling dispute: who has to set the table tonight? More mysteries just like this one can be found in One Minute Mysteries: 65 Short Mysteries You Solve with Math. This book is available at a discounted price for Title 1 schools through the First Book Marketplace. Not your ordinary math book, these mysteries make math fun! Short literature-based brainteasers are a great way to get kids engaged in math. (image "dice image" attached)

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