Teaching Probability and Risk with SKUNK
SKUNK is a classroom classic – it involves risk, reward, and math that teaches concepts like probability and chance. On top of the intrinsic reward of winning, and the excitement of chance, SKUNK is an incredibly low-prep game that requires no more than paper and dice!
Teaching the Game of SKUNK....
Common Core Standards:
This activity and a lesson plan explaining it meets common core standards for Statistics and Probability. This lesson works best for late elementary and middle school students being introduced to the concept, but can be adapted to show the probability of independent events or calculate the probability of multiple events occurring together.