Groundhog Day Math Mystery (Grade 5) - NO PREP and common core aligned activity, great for practice and review. Depending where your students are at in the curriculum it may also provide an excellent opportunity to teach something new! Engage and motivate your students to practice a variety of math skills with this fun Groundhog Day themed Math Mystery!
INCLUDES VIDEO HOOK
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NEW - Editable Suspects list added to the packet. This way you can change the suspect 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.
Trouble has struck Mathhattan! Chuck the Groundhog has been kidnapped! A great math detective is needed to solve the case and save Chuck.
In this math mystery pack you will receive:
- Teacher Instructions
- The Math Mystery Story
- Suspect List - that students will use as they work through each math clue worksheet.
- Clue 1 Worksheet: Multiplying Decimals (to one decimal place only) by 1-digit whole numbers
- Clue 2 Worksheet: Rounding Numbers (To the nearest hundred , ten, whole, tenth, hundredth, thousandth)
- Clue 3 Worksheet: Comparing Decimals (tenths and hundredths place values)
- Clue 4 Worksheet: Multiplying Mixed Number Fractions by 1-digit whole numbers. (Simplifying and converting to a whole or mixed numbered fraction answer is required in answers)
- Clue 5 Worksheet: Dividing 2-digit, 3-digit and 4-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers. Interpret Remainders.
- A student suspect declaration sheet that includes a clue completion checklist and a teacher check off as solved/try again.
- Answer sheets for each clue plus a color coded guide to the elimination process of the suspect list.
- Printable awards to give to students who solve the case and save Chuck the Groundhog!
I hope your students enjoy. Please do not hesitate to email me on JJResourceCreations@gmail.com if you need help or have any questions when using this resource.
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