Probability & Venn Diagrams – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on probability and Venn diagrams that looks at how to use Venn diagrams to work out probabilities of combinations of events. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objective

  • To use Venn diagrams to calculate probabilities.

Who is this Lesson For?

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

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Probability & Venn Diagrams’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Venn Diagram Introduction
  • Example Venn Diagram
  • Student Worksheet on Probability & Venn Diagrams
  • Probability Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the ninth lesson in the Probability (Higher Tier) unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: