Halloween Murder Mystery Inference Activity

Grade Levels
9th - 12th
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15 pages
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What better way to teach inference than through murder mysteries? This short story follows the investigation of the death of a haunted house employee. Students will play detective as they identify clues and make inferences based on them. At the end, they will guess who the killer was, how they killed the victim, and why they did it.


- Activity (7 pages)

- Answer Key with sample responses

- Graphic Organizer (can be used for differentiation)

- Teaching Guide (with a resolution to the mystery)

Check out my other Murder Mystery Inference Activities:

Murder Mystery Inference Activity

Murder Mystery Inference Activity 2


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Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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