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Math Detective Task Cards * Justify & Explain Thinking in Multi-Step Problems *
Encourage your students to think critically about problem solving by EXPLAINING and JUSTIFYING their answers on multi-step word problems. On each of these 32 half-page task cards, students read a math problem as well as two detective’s ways (process) of solving the problem. Only one detective is

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Math Detective: Math Mysteries 5-Pack -- Covers Multiple Skills
Your students are on the case! This pack includes 5 different math mysteries for your students to solve using their math skills. Each mystery works the same way – students will learn about what has taken place and then get a set of alibi cards. Students have to check the math presented in each alib
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Inverse Functions Activity  The Math Detective
Can your students solve the case? Students become math detectives that need to solve inverse functions, written and visual, if they are to complete the mystery. This is a good activity for students who have learned inverse functions for the first time. These problems practice common core conce

Also included in: Functions Bundle of Notes Inquiry Activities for Algebra 1 Curriculum

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Volume and Surface Area of prisms Math Detective Activity UPDATED
Your students will love to take on the role of math detectives with this engaging way to practice and review solving surface area and volume of rectangular and triangular prisms. Students follow clues(surface area and volume problems) to solve a mystery that takes students "traveling" around New Yo
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Pythagorean Theorem and Converse Math Detective Practice Activity
Are your students ready to solve the case? Students follow clues, solve a variety of Pythagorean Theorem and converse of Pythagorean Theorem problems to complete the mystery that will take students on a "journey" around Paris. Excellent for test prep, review or practice! This product includes: -

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Math Detective CSI
Math Detectives CSI is created to engage students while reviewing and reteaching counting money, place value (expanded form), Math fluency, word problems, and true/false math statements. Students rotate through stations. I wrote a blog on how our day went on my blog. Scissors and Crayons This unit
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Subtraction ( Math Detectives the case of the flower thief!)
The Math Detectives are on the case! Frank the Frog is stealing all of Miss Farren's flowers! Using basic subtraction students will solve problems so Miss Farren knows how many flowers she needs to replant! ** Great center activity or group math activity. There are 10 questions total. Students can
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Pythagorean Theorem and Converse Math Detective Activity for Google Drive
Are your students ready to solve the case? Students follow clues, solve a variety of Pythagorean Theorem and converse of Pythagorean Theorem problems to complete the mystery that will take students on a "journey" around Paris. Excellent for test prep, review or practice! This product includes: -
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Math Problem Solving-Let's Become a Great Math Detective!
This is a fantastic math problem solving lesson! My students loved learning how to solve math word problems by becoming great math detectives! This PowerPoint lesson gives great step by step details on how to solve math word problems. It also teaches students how to develop their own math word prob
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Probability Math Detective Activity for engaging students
When students become math detectives, they must "travel" around San Francisco to solve the case. Solutions to probability word problems lead students to their next clue. Can your students solve the mystery in this ready-to-use activity? A great addition to your middle school math curriculum. Are
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Rate of Change or slope math detective activity
To solve the mystery, students will need to be able to find the slope using two points, the equation of a line and graphs. Students follow clues, written and visual, to solve a mystery. An engaging way to practice, review or assess. This resource includes: - Detective Scenario - Map of locations -

Also included in: Algebra 1 Math Detective Bundle for 8 Algebra 1 Curriculum Topics

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Word Problems-Become a Math Detective
Help students break apart word problems using CLUES to investigate each problem. Students will use the acronym CLUES to take a deeper look at word problems and decide what operation to use and to ensure that each part of the question is being answered. C-circle the numbers L-look for the questio
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Math Detectives - A Problem Solving Unit
Get your students excited about solving math problems! Have students create a badge and get to work solving the 3 Case Files that are attached. Each Case File has a snack that students can use to solve the problems. Students become engaged in problem solving and fill their tummies at the same tim
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Math Detective: An Order of Operations Mystery
Nothing like a good mystery to engage your math students! You are taking part in a theatrical “murder mystery” production and one of your teammates has been “murdered”. Your task is to figure out the crime before the end of class. The question is who committed the crime? How? And where? The player,
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Math Detective! 100 Chart Mystery Pictures
Students must read color words and follow directions to uncover the mystery picture on the hundred grid. A clue is also provided at the bottom of the page where students can write in the picture name. The following 23 pictures are included: apple, cake, car, castle, crown, fish, flag, flowers, frog,
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Systems of Equations Math Detective Activity
Are your students ready to solve the case? To solve the mystery, students will need to be able to solve systems of equations. Students follow clues, written and visual, to solve a mystery. An engaging way to practice, review or assess systems of equations. This product includes: - Detective Scenari

Also included in: Algebra 1 Math Detective Bundle for 8 Algebra 1 Curriculum Topics

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Multiplying Binomials Math Detective Activity
Get students up and moving when multiplying binomials as they take on the case of the missing tower. Students follow clues(multiply binomials), to solve the mystery that will take students on a "journey" around Pisa. This is an engaging activity for students who are relatively new to the concept

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Math Detective: An Adding and Subtracting Fractions Mystery
Nothing like a good mystery to engage your math students! The Math Detective has gone to Washington DC! This time someone has "robbed" the Smithsonian. Your job is to find out who the thief is, what they stole, and where they were caught hiding. This Math Detective focuses on practicing the skill of
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Factor Quadratic Equations Math Detective Activity
"This is a really well thought out activity that gave the kids great practice solving quadratic equations by factoring. " - Buyer Students take on the case when they must solve quadratic equations in order to find the missing object. Students follow clues that takes students "traveling" around N

Also included in: Algebra 1 Math Detective Bundle for 8 Algebra 1 Curriculum Topics

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Distance Formula and Midpoint Formula Math Detective Activity for Geometry
Distance Formula and Midpoint Formula: Practice and Review - Math Detective is an engaging way to practice and review solving distance and word problems. Students follow clues to solve problems all to solve a mystery that takes students "traveling" around Washington DC. A great addition to your
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Math Detectives: Solve the Number Mystery Task Cards
This is a set of differentiated task cards that can be used as a math center, a scoot game, or a mystery number of the day activity. There are 3 different sets of leveled cards giving you 9 different activities in all. These activities address 11 different Common Core Standards. Includes: 36 task c
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Multiplication and Division Math Detective (2 games)
This product includes TWO math games - Factor Detective and Divisor Detective. These games can be used whole class, at math centers with a small group, or with a pair of students. In these games, students must use three hints to figure out a secret factor/divisor. This factors/divisors used are 3,
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Mean, Median, Mode and Range Math Detective Activity
Engage students with Mean, Median, Mode and Range in the popular math detective activity. Students follow clues to solve problems all to solve a mystery that takes students "traveling" around the Yucatan Peninsula. Problems include charts and lists of data. This is great practice after Mean,
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Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple Math Detective Activity
Your students will love taking on the role of math detectives with this engaging way to practice and review greatest common factor and least common multiple problems. Students follow clues to solve a mystery that takes students "traveling" around Brazil. Problems include word problems and 3- and 4-d

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