In this Division Math Mystery Activity – Case of The Divided Dragons (GRADE 5) – students will be practicing and reviewing division skills to solve which dragon is responsible for the breaking up of the Dragon Alliance! No Prep required, this fun and engaging math activity will motivate your students during math class.
CHECK OUT THE FUN HOOK VIDEO FOR DIVIDED DRAGONS
(Please note that the written story in the Math Mystery product has some slight variations to the video - this could be further used as a compare and contrast activity in a literacy session.)
NEW - Editable Suspect list added to the packet. This way you can change the dragon 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.
There are 5 clues to crack to solve the mystery:
Clue 1: Divide Multi-Digit Numbers by 1-Digit Numbers (Interpret Remainders)
Clue 2: Dividing Numbers Ending in Zeroes (No Remainders)
Clue 3: Divide 2-Digit and 3-Digit Numbers by 2-Digit Numbers (Interpret Remainders)
Clue 4: Division Word Problems (Mainly dividing 4-Digit Numbers by 2-Digit Numbers. No Remainders.)
Clue 5: Divide by Powers of Ten (Write answers as Decimals).
Pack also includes a mystery declaration sheet, answer sheets, elimination guide and awards.
See a list of all the Math Mysteries HERE