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Text Box: Jelly Bean Math
A Yummy Probability Activity

 

††††† What better way to learn about probability than to work with jelly beans?Each pair of 4th graders were given a plate full of jelly beans.They had to determine the probability of choosing each color.After recording their data, each student chose 2 jelly beans to eat.The students then had to determine how the probability for choosing each color had changed.After recording their data, the pair was able to eat their jelly beans!

 

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