100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets

100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
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100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4thGrade Math Worksheets
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100th Day of School Math Mystery Activity - 4th Grade Math Worksheets Edition

The Case of the 100 Missing Treats

EASY PREP worksheets, print and solve! Useful for a fun way to practice and review math skills during the 100th Day of School.

Students must use their math skills to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the suspects to find who stole 100 treats from the school party hall!

Suggestion: Pace the clues one by one to keep the class at the same point. If using the clues in a different order, keep the suspect list away from students until all five clues are completed and discovered.

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Optional VIDEO HOOK available to use to introduce students to this math mystery activity. Check out the preview section to preview the video. There is a written story article that can be used instead of the video if required.

>>NEW<< - Optional ENDING Video Clip: There is a short video that you can use at the end of the mystery to wrap up the activity.

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Preparation

- Print the student pages, staple or place in a folder, and your students are set to go.

- Have the video hook ready for viewing at the start of the lesson on an IWB, iPad or computer monitor screen.

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Math Skills Required to Unlock Clues

There are five clues to crack to solve the mystery:

Clue 1: Balancing Addition and Subtraction Equations (100 = 100)

Clue 2: Missing Addends with larger numbers

Clue 3: Multiplying numbers ending in zeroes by single-digit numbers

Clue 4: Dividing Numbers ending in zeroes by 10 and 100

Clue 5: Missing Place Value Expanded Form (5-digit numbers)

Students must use critical thinking skills to figure out what the clue is telling them to eliminate from the list of possibilities. Ensure students read and comprehend clues carefully!

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Multiple Uses

- Suitable for independent, pairs, or group work.

- Use as part of your math centers, add to your sub tubs, make it part of your early finisher tasks, give for homework, or make it part of your classroom practice/review sessions.

I recommend pacing this activity by giving students one clue at a time. Once the whole class has completed a clue, then move on to the next clue either within the same lesson or the next math session. New math content presented? Make a lesson out of it by modeling the math before diving into the clue. I like to say, "we must learn something new before attempting the next clue."

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How long will this activity take?

Time to complete will vary anywhere between 30mins - 2 hours or more! It mainly depends on how familiar your students are with the math mystery format, as well as how difficult they find math skills covered in the particular mystery. Please check the math skills outlined in the clues above to help determine suitability for your class.

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MORE versions of this math mystery title are in the making and will be available soon. Currently available:

2nd Grade 100th Day of School Math Mystery

3rd Grade 100th Day of School Math Mystery

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Add extra motivation with this Detective Rank Chart Download the Mystery Record & Rank Chart FREEBIE HERE

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