Mrs J's Math Mysteries
Mrs J's Math Mysteries
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Find fun and engaging math mysteries and projects to get your students motivated during math time. Great for practice and review, my math mysteries come in different grade levels that can be used to customize for differentiation. The grade levels are US Common Core aligned, check out the description which outlines skills and levels involved within that math mystery version to determine whether it suits your class level and/or curriculum. Enjoy! :)

pdf, 3.51 MB
pdf, 3.51 MB
Halloween math mystery activity "Case of The Tricking Treat" is Common Core aligned to GRADE 8. Engage and motivate your students during math time with this fun Halloween detective story.

Optional Video Hook is available to use when introducing this activity. View the video for free in the video tab below.

Students must use their math skills to eliminate suspects so they can find out who has been giving out the tricking treat to children this Halloween!

There are 5 clues to crack to solve the mystery:

Clue 1: Multiplying & Dividing Integers
Clue 2: Percents of Numbers (some answers involve decimals)
Clue 3: Convert Decimals to Fractions (tenths, hundredths, thousandths)
Clue 4: Evaluate Exponents
Clue 5: Finding the Square Root of Perfect Squares

Pack also includes a suspect declaration sheet, answer sheets, elimination guide and awards.


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