4th grade common core fractions review - Students use their fraction math skills to discover where the Forgetful Pharaoh left his Scepter in Ancient Egypt! They will be required to reduce fractions to lowest terms, compare fractions, create equivalent fractions, add and subtract with LIKE denominators, and convert improper fractions to mixed number fractions.
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: Reducing Fractions to Lowest Terms
Clue 2: Comparing Fractions (Mixture of like denominators and numerators and some unlike!)
Clue 3: Equivalent Fractions with denominators of 10, 100 and 1000
Clue 4: Adding and Subtracting LIKE Fractions (simplifying answers required)
Clue 5: Convert improper fractions to mixed number fractions (simplifying answers required)
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 5)
Fractions Math Mystery: Case of The Forgetful Pharaoh (GRADE 6)
See a list of all the Math Mysteries HERE