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Crack the Codes - A Murder Mystery

Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
Formats Included
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12 pages


A crime has been committed an it is up to your class to solve it!

This activity is themed as a murder case where students need to use their problem solving skills and code breaking abilities to reduce the suspects and determine who committed the crime.

What is included:
- Five Clue Cards
- A suspect list card
- Student worksheet (2 pages)
- Teacher instructions
- Answers

If you liked this activity check out the second in the Crack the Codes series by clicking the link below.
Crack the Codes 2 - The Missing UniKey

This activity has been adapted from Stephen Froggatt's Murder Mystery Resource with his permission. You can access his resource HERE.

Please note you will need Adobe Reader to view and access the PDF resource.

JPG image files of the Clues and Suspect List are now available.
Total Pages
12 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
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