Probability Trees (With Replacement) – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on probability trees that looks at how to calculate combined probabilities of independent events using a tree diagram. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To draw tree diagrams.
  • To use probability trees to calculate probabilities.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE higher or foundation tier students. It could also be used with Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Probability Trees (With Replacement)’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Example Tree Diagram
  • Student Worksheet on Probability Trees (With Replacement)
  • Probability Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the seventh lesson in the ‘Probability’ unit of work (foundation tier) and also the sixth lesson in the ‘Probability’ unit of work (higher tier).

The Probability (Foundation Tier) unit is available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in the unit are:

The Probability (Higher Tier) unit is also available as a pack with homework activities and a unit assessment. The other lessons in this unit are: