Perimeter Math Mystery Activity – Case of The Phantom Phoenix (GRADE 5) – students will be practicing and reviewing perimeter skills to solve how to open the egg of the Phantom Phoenix! No Prep required, this fun and engaging math activity will motivate your students during math class.
(Customary and Metric options provided within the download)
FUN VIDEO HOOK INCLUDED
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NEW - Editable 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.
There are 5 clues to crack to solve the mystery:
Clue 1: Perimeter of basic and complex shapes (with decimals and missing information to solve using knowledge of shapes.)
Clue 2: Perimeter (Floor Plan style, with decimals, missing information to solve)
Clue 3: Perimeter Word Problems (with decimals)
Clue 4: Perimeter - Find the Missing Side (with decimals)
Clue 5: Use Perimeter to Determine Cost (prices are with decimals per unit to work with in these problems. Multiplying decimals by wholes and decimals by decimals required.)
Pack also includes a mystery declaration sheet, answer sheets, elimination guide and awards.
This math mystery is also available in other grade versions. Click on the links below to find a level that suits your class:
Perimeter Math Mystery Activity - Case of The Phantom Phoenix (GRADE 3)
Perimeter Math Mystery Activity - Case of The Phantom Phoenix (GRADE 4)
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