3rd Grade Fractions Activity: Models, Comparing, Equivalent Ordering + Reducing. Engage and motivate your students with this fun fractions math mystery activity! Great for review of a few different fraction skills in one.
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.
Students use their fraction math skills to discover where the Forgetful Pharaoh left his Scepter in Ancient Egypt!
There are 5 clues to crack to solve the mystery:
Clue 1: Match Fractions to Models
Clue 2: Comparing Fractions
Clue 3: Equivalent Fractions
Clue 4: Ordering Fractions (like denominator)
Clue 5: Reducing 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 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