Fractions Review - Multiplying, Adding & Subtracting Equivalent Fractions
Students must use their fraction math skills to solve the math mystery for the forgetful Pharaoh! They will be required to apply a variety of fraction skills to discover important clues to find where the Forgetful Pharaoh left his scepter.
FUN VIDEO INTRO HOOK INCLUDED
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NEW - Editable Locations 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: Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers (Simplifying answers required)
Clue 2: Multiplying fractions by whole numbers (simplifying required + writing answers as a mixed number required)
Clue 3: Equivalent Fractions (Write the missing numerator/denominator)
Clue 4: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with unlike denominators (simplifying answers required)
Clue 5: Multiplying Fractions by Fractions
Pack also includes a mystery declaration sheet, answer sheets, elimination guide and awards.
Great activity for fractions review.
This Fractions Math Mystery is available for other grades. Click on the links to check out what fraction skills are covered in each:
Fractions Math Mystery: Case of The Forgetful Pharaoh (GRADE 3)
Fractions Math Mystery: Case of The Forgetful Pharaoh (GRADE 4)
Fractions Math Mystery: Case of The Forgetful Pharaoh (GRADE 6)
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