Education Technology

Navigator & Numb3rs: Probability

Published on 10/25/2006

Activity Overview

Combine a Numb3rs activity with TI Technology to teach a probability lesson on Bayesian filtering.

Before the Activity

Prerequisite skills for this activity include a knowledge of basic probability. Using TI-Navigator, use the Quick Poll tool to ask students warm-up questions.

During the Activity

Attached is the Numb3rs activity on Bayesian filtering and instructions on using the Probability Simulation App on the TI-84 Plus.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary