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This Winter Math Mystery is designed to engage your students. Your students solve clues to help discover where the Ice Queen is being held captive and put a stop to the rising Snowman Army! Entertain and motivate your students with this fun winter detective story, which also encourages critical thinking as they must reason their way through eliminating locations.
An optional video hook is available to use to introduce this activity to your students.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW VIDEO HOOK - Suggestion: This may be too scary for first graders, I recommend using the written story instead. However, you know your students best, please check before showing if you want to use the video.
A written story is also provided within the PDF mystery file to use as an alternative.
There are 5 clues to crack to solve the case:
- Clue 1 Worksheet: Dice Addition (2 dice, and 3 dice)
- Clue 2 Worksheet: Addition Word Problems (1-12)
- Clue 3 Worksheet: Subtraction Word Problems (1-12)
- Clue 4 Worksheet: Reading Tally Graphs
- Clue 5 Worksheet: Subtraction (1-20)
Pack also includes instructions, story, possible places list, mystery declaration sheet, answer sheets and printable awards.
This math mystery story is currently also available for Grades 2-6.