Nichola Wilkin - Computer Science
Nichola Wilkin - Computer Science
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Looking for a different style of GCSE computer science revision lesson? Want a fun, interactive, team-based challenge for the end of term for your KS3 computing classes? This activity is just what you are looking for.

Easily adapted to be used for KS3 and GCSE classes, this computer science murder mystery will have your pupils answering computer science related questions in order to interview suspects and solve the case.

This activity includes everything you need to run this exciting and immersive game which is sure to have your classes working together as they race to beat the other teams in identifying the murderer and the murder weapon used.

With minimal setting up, this game makes that last lesson of term, or the last lesson with your GCSE classes before they start their exams, an enjoyable and memorable experience.



  • Clear teacher notes telling you how to prepare and run the activity
  • An introduction PowerPoint presentation, to set the mood and tell the students what they need to do
  • An interactive PowerPoint presentation, the teams use to solve the case
  • A variety of handouts that are used through the game

Please leave a review to let me know what you think.

This resource was featured in the blog 12 Days of Christmas Computing Activities check it out for more great Christmas computing lesson ideas!

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3 months ago

Excellent resource, thank you.


5 months ago

Brilliant! Thank you!


5 months ago

Brilliant resource


7 months ago

great job!


9 months ago

This looks great! <br />

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