Education Technology

The Seven Dwarfs Giveaway (for the TI-Nspire)

Activity Overview

In Maryland, one of the skills that the students must successfully master on the MD High School Assessment for Algebra & Data Analysis is the ability to interpret the results of a simulation. This activity uses both the Lists & Spreadsheet and the Data & Statistics applications of the TI-Nspire to conduct a simulation, then class data is then collected and analyzed, and the results are interpreted.

Before the Activity

Students should have access to the TI-Nspire.

During the Activity

This activity contains Teacher's Notes and a Student Worksheet.

After the Activity

Review student answers. As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging. Re-teach concepts as necessary.