CSI and Math Story BUNDLE: Use Math to solve these Mysteries!

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Your students will LOVE doing these. Great for Middle school students and upper elementary (primary) students also.

This Bundle pact contains a Math story and 3 CSI challenges.

1. CSI maths adventure -Use maths to eliminate suspects until you have found the bank robber.
2. Mummy mystery adventure: Use maths to defeat the mummy and get the treasure.
3. CSI Alien: Act as a galactic police commander to find out which Alien stole the deadly ray gun.
4. CSI Measurement Activity. Use math (area, volume, cardinal directions) to discover who the criminal was from a list of suspects.

A detailed description of each product in this bundle is below:

CSI Maths Adventure:

Four clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-2 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden multiplication message
Clue 2/ Map reading skills (tracking the criminals path)
Clue 3/ Time skills (who had enough time to commit the crime)
Clue 4/ Simple adding of decimals.

Also includes 2 extension activities for early finishers
1/ Reward writing
2/ Incoming Morse-code message


Egyptian Maths Mystery

Great for adding onto an Egyptian unit - or simply use it as a fun maths activity. There are four main puzzles to solve (plus 2 early finisher activities) so can be used all in one go or broken into parts.

Setting the scene: Read to students the provided passage then the students have to accomplish four tasks:

1/ Break the curse (by decoding a hieroglyphic message)
2/ Put the mummy to sleep (using multiplication)
3/ Take the treasure (basic algebra)
4/ Escape the labyrinth (odds/even maze)

Also included as early finisher activities:

5/ Write your name in hieroglyphics
6/ Writing Activity & design your own obelisk.


CSI Aliens

Four clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-2 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden multiplication message
Clue 2/ Area activity (which alien has the space on their spaceship)
Clue 3/ Time skills (When did the aliens arrive to Earth)
Clue 4/ Fractions (Which alien has the highest charge on their converter).

Pack also includes 2 extension activities for early finishers
1/ Maths number puzzle - find the ray gun.
2/ Writing activity: Your spaceship journey.



CSI Measurement

Students have to use their math skills to eliminate suspects so they can find out who committed the crime (a robbery).

Five clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-2 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden message - calculating area of rectangles
Clue 2/ Storing the treasure - irregular area
Clue 3/ Blowing up the safe - calculating volume
Clue 4/ Track the criminal - cardinal direction, scale, measurement
Clue 5/ In time for crime - time/schedule

Most students should be able to complete this in about 40mins (give or take 10mins).

Pack also includes 2 extension activities for early finishers
1/ Stop the bomb - number activity
2/ Reward - design your house/room - Area activity


Great for an end of week or year activity - or perhaps you could do one page per day as a maths warm-up activity. Also great to leave for a substitute teacher.

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Teaching Duration
3 Days

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CSI and Math Story BUNDLE: Use Math to solve these Mysteries!
CSI and Math Story BUNDLE: Use Math to solve these Mysteries!
CSI and Math Story BUNDLE: Use Math to solve these Mysteries!
CSI and Math Story BUNDLE: Use Math to solve these Mysteries!