Math Mystery The Case of the Red Herring
Find out which Arctic Animal has eaten your rare breed of red herring!
Find out facts about the animals that live in the North pole and what fish they like for their dinner!
Use ideas about shapes and area to solve the clues.
1 Who Ate the Red Herring?
Finding Percentages by Using the Fraction Method (6.RP.A.3)
2 Fish color key
Match the color with the shapes of each fish using the identification key.
3 Go Fish!
Decimals and percentages (6.RP.A.3)
4 Find the Animals
Greatest common factor (6.NS.B.4)
5 Follow the tracks
Follow the directions on the map to to follow each animals tracks
6 Bed time!
Find the product of fractions and decimals (6.EE.1)
7 Arctic Map
Record the location of the each animals movements and the fish they eat.
8 Arctic survey Log
Record all your important information as a summary of your adventure
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The clipart used in this set can be found here
Fish Shapes Clipart
Arctic Animals Clipart