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! :)

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In this Place Value Math Mystery Puzzle Activity - “Case of The Puzzled Pirate,” students must solve a variety of place value math questions to reveal clues to help the puzzled pirate find the treasure! Great for place value review!

(GRADE 4 US Common Core Aligned)

Captain Penguin Pete has reluctantly admitted that he is having some difficulty in reading the map! Students will be using their math skills to eliminate locations off the map to find the treasure!

There are 5 Clues to Crack:

Clue 1: Word Names for Numbers
Clue 2: Value of the Underlined Digit
Clue 3: Comparing Numbers (Circle the greater number)
Clue 4: Converting between Place Values
Clue 5: Rounding Numbers up to 1,000,000.

(Please note that the numbers in this version are large, ranging between 1 to over 1,000,000.)

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

Available for other grades with different skills/levels of difficulty. Please email me on for assistance.

*US spelling used. Please email me on if you would like adjusted to suit UK/AUS spelling.

Mrs J.

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