Interactive excel activity that simulates four games of rolling two dice. Originally part of the lesson plan S3 Using Computer Games from the Standards Unit Improving Learning in Mathematics RÃ¥source. Additional interactive excel file plus teacher notes with templates. Also ActivInspire and PowerPoint files and the original Teacher Notes in pdf form.

Features include:

- simulation of 4 games (addition, difference, maximum and multiple)
- single throws of dice or option to run complete game in one go
- collection of 50 game results for each game
- data collection for classroom use with automatic charting
- sample spaces for each which can show/hide relevant theoretical probabilities
- can be used by teacher and/or pupils

Excel file | Teacher Notes for Excel file (pdf) |

ActivInspire Flipchart (includes all other files except PowerPoint) | Teacher Notes (S3 file) |

PowerPoint | Original software link (may not work) |

For 50 more lessons with ActivInspire files and teaching notes like this from the Standards Unit see here.