If you have viewed this lesson previously, it has been completely revised to include the Secret Message!
How many of your students never read written directions? Students usually just want to jump in and get started. This unique and fun lesson will help teach students to read directions before doing. The lesson is designed to be a Secret Message students decode by searching for answers using the Internet. The answers from the Internet research are clues to decode the Secret Message. Within the directions, students are told they do not have to do the assignment. IRONICALLY the Secret Message is telling students the same thing!
Students will research interesting facts from 7 continents and beyond!
In 13 years of using this assignment, only 2 students have read the directions before spending the entire class period completing the assignment.
Crack the Secret Code Includes:
Crack the Secret Code Assignment
Decoded Answer Key
Further Directions Cards