Mystery Story Organizer Worksheet for Reading and Solving Mysteries

Mystery Story Organizer Worksheet for Reading and Solving Mysteries
Resource Type
Product Rating
4.0
8 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

53 KB|1 page
Share
Product Description
This is a worksheet students can fill in as they read a mystery or suspense story. It's designed to help them solve the mystery by finding all the clues and suspects and then analyzing them.

At the same time, it gives them practice in important reading skills such as:
* reading for details
* evaluating information from different parts of a reading
* critical thinking
* reading for an unreliable narrator/character
* reading for fun

How to Use the Worksheet
As students read,they fill in the sheet. Then they can share their worksheets with other students, compare notes, and revise or add to what they have done. If the mystery is well-written, they should be able to solve the mystery!

The worksheet comes with detailed instructions for each section.


***************************************************************************************************************************

Clue by Clue Mysteries in PowerPoint


SAVE$$: Clue by Clue Power Point Bundle


The Candy Thief Halloween-Themed mystery for younger learners.


The Weird Break-In PowerPoint Who broke into a store without stealing anything? And why?


The Perfect Crime PowerPoint A woman kills her husband without getting caught. How?


An Unrelated Murder PowerPoint Police can find no connection between the killer and the victim.


Imprisoned Power Point A woman ends up in prison without being arrested. Based on a true story. What happened?


Murder of a Millionaire PowerPoint The longest Clue by Clue.An elaborate Agatha Christie-style mystery with many suspects and many secrets.Whodunit?


ElevatorRoutine PowerPoint A classic riddle about a woman who always gets off the elevator two stories below her apartment. Why?


***************************************************************************************************************************

PrintablePDF Clue by Clues


SAVE$$: Clue by Clue Printable PDF Bundle


TheCandy Thief A Halloween-themed mystery for younger learners.


Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board A Logic Puzzle to figure out who turned a Halloween party into a murder.


The Weird Break In Who broke into a store without stealing anything? And why?


ThePerfect Crime A woman kills her husband without getting caught. How?


An Unrelated Murder Police can find no connection between the killer and the victim.


Imprisoned! A woman ends up in prison without being arrested. Based on a true story. What happened?


Murder of a Millionaire A woman ends up in prison without being arrested. Based on a true story. What happened?


The Elevator Routine Riddle A classic riddle about a woman who always gets off the elevator two stories below her apartment. Why?


***************************************************************************************************************************

Other Mystery Activities

MysteryStory Reading Graphic Organizer Help students solve mysteries by organizing the information.


The Whodunit Lesson Plan: A full integrated skills lesson plan


MysteryStory Cards A planning tool to help students write their own mysteries


VideoTutorial: Using Mysteries in Class See Clue by Clues and other mystery activities in action.

Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$1.50
Digital Download
avatar

Walton Burns

161 Followers
Follow
More products from Walton Burns
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up