Explore probability with your child with this funny and relatable video about homework excuses. Using words such as 'likely', ‘unlikely’ and ‘impossible’ you and your child can describe the likelihood of events happening.
After watching the video, have fun talking chance and probablility with your child just about anywhere and anything. Ask your child sensible questions and silly ones, for example:
- "What are the chances that tomorrow is your birthday?"
- "How likely is it that tomorrow will be sunny?"
- "What are the chances of seeing a giraffe in the kichen when we get home?"
- "Is it possible for a penguin to become friends with a lion?"