In this Place Value Math Mystery (Grade 3) “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!
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NEW - Editable Locations list added to the packet. This way you can change the location names and alter the mystery outcome. There are also two alternative pre-made lists you can use instead. This is a great option if your students have already done this mystery story before and you need to change the mystery answer.
Place Value: 5 Clues to Crack:
Clue 1: Converting from Expanded Form
Clue 2: Value of the Underlined Digit
Clue 3: Comparing Numbers (Circle the greater number)
Clue 4: Ordering Numbers (ascending order)
Clue 5: Rounding Numbers to the nearest 10 and 100.
(Please note that all of the numbers in the questions of this place value mystery version are less than 1,000.)
Place Value Pack also includes a mystery declaration sheet, answer sheets, elimination guide and awards.
This Place Value math mystery is also currently available for Grades 2, 4 and 5 (or if you would prefer a different level of difficulty).
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