Reading Comprehension Activities Making Inferences Team Building Activities

Grade Levels
3rd - 8th, Homeschool
Resource Type
Formats Included
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19 pages
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Try this free mystery game for your classroom! This mystery is a great way to get students collaborating and working together! Kids love to solve mysteries and this game is very exciting and fun! Read the story aloud to the students. Pass out the clues to each student and let them solve the case together. This is a great tool for critical thinking, finding inferences, and team building skills. Discussion questions at the end will help the students understand how the mystery was solved! NEW Math mystery clues! Students must solve the math problems to see what the clue is!

Students use the clues provided to figure out who stole the painting from the local museum. Let your students put their inferencing skills to work!

This Product Includes:

-Story Introduction

-Clues to solve the mystery

-Inference and character graphic organizer with example

-Answer key and discussion questions

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Total Pages
19 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Pose and respond to specific questions with elaboration and detail by making comments that contribute to the topic, text, or issue under discussion.
Follow rules for collegial discussions, set specific goals and deadlines, and define individual roles as needed.
Come to discussions prepared, having read or studied required material; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence on the topic, text, or issue to probe and reflect on ideas under discussion.
Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 6 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
Pose and respond to specific questions by making comments that contribute to the discussion and elaborate on the remarks of others.


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