Saint Patrick's Day Math Activity - plus CSI and Math Story Seasonal Bundle!

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CSI and Math Story Seasonal Bundle - Christmas, Thanksgiving, Halloween, Back to School, Easter, Chinese New Year, and Saint Patrick's Day.

Your students will LOVE doing these. Great for upper elementary (primary) school students and lower middle school also.

A detailed description of each product in this bundle is below:

Saint Patrick's Day CSI Math Activity - Who Stole the Leprechaun’s Gold?

Students have to use their math skills to eliminate suspects so they can find out who stole the leprechaun’s gold.

Four clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-3 suspects. A 5th extension sheet is also included.

Clue 1. Hidden Message: Students use their basic facts, mainly multiplication, in order to uncover a hidden message left by the thief.
Clue 2. The Getaway: Students calculate the speed of each suspect’s mode of transport.
Clue 3. Room for Gold? – Students calculate the volume of each suspect’s safe to determine if they would have had room for the gold.
Clue 4. Who Needs the Money? – Students add numbers with decimals to determine how much money each suspect has.

After the students have found out who stole the gold pot they can complete the last activity to find out where the next rainbow will form. To make this activity shorter you don’t have to include this sheet.

Two early finisher activities are also included. One of the extra activities is a short writing activity (what's over the rainbow) and the other is my Saint Patrick's day multiplication maze.

Chinese New Year Math Activity: Chinese Math Story - Dragon Adventure

Students are transported to ancient China and have to use their math skills to complete a math quest. Great activity for Chinese new years.

Five scrolls (pages) are given to the students and each scroll (worksheet page) takes them further along their quest - to find the dragons lair.

Scroll 1/ Hidden multiplication message (with Chinese numbers)
Scroll 2/ Map with long addition and subtraction
Scroll 3/ Chinese Zodiac (years)
Scroll 4/ Choose the right path (decimal addition/order of operations).
Scroll 5/ Choice the right amount of treasure - basic algebra.

Pack also includes three extension activities for early finishers - a number puzzle, a writing activity and a drawing activity.


Christmas Math Activity: Christmas CSI Math - Who Stole Santa's Sleigh?
Students have to use their math skills to eliminate suspects so they can find out who committed the crime (a robbery).
UPDATE: This Christmas product now has a video hook - which can be viewed by clicking here!
To view the video hook on YouTube - click here.

Four clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-3 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden multiplication message
Clue 2/ Magic to fly the sleigh
Clue 3/ Fractions - fuel in the suspects snowmobile
Clue 4/ Bribing the guard - adding money (including cents/decimals)

Pack also includes an extension writing activity for early finishers - What would you do if you had Santa's sleigh for a day?

Thanksgiving Math Activity: Who gets to carve the Thanksgiving turkey?

Students have to use their math skills to calculate which member of the Jones family has earned the most thankfulness points - the person with the most points gets to carve the turkey.

The Jones family loves Thanksgiving. It is a time to get together with friends and family, enjoy a good meal, and be thankful for everyone in their lives.

As part of their family tradition, they play a game in which they give each other thankfulness points for the good tasks they have each been doing. The person who gains the most thankfulness points gets to carve the turkey and dish it out to all the family.

Answer sheets provided
Also included is a writing activity and an early finisher activity.

Halloween Math Activity: CSI Math - The Skeleton Bride.

This activity has a short story at the start which sets up your class for an adventure where they have to find out which of the creatures is the skeleton bride’s forgotten fiancé. They have to use their math skills to help break the witch's curse on the skeleton bride.

Four math clues which your students will need to solve in order to uncover who the skeleton bride’s fiancé is. The clues are:
Hidden Message: Students use their basic facts, mainly multiplication, in order
to uncover a hidden message left by the witch.
Basic cardinal directions and long addition: Students map the witch’s flight
path.
Decimal addition – Students figure the weight of the ingredients in magic vials.
Fractions – Students work out how much pizza each creature ate.

After the students have found out which creature is the skeleton bride’s fiancé they can complete the last activity to find out which room is the witch’s spell room. To make this activity shorter you don’t have to include this sheet.

A video hook is also included - view it here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02XQX31pRiM


Back to School Math Activity: -Who raided the school staffroom? -

Students have to use their math skills to eliminate suspects (teachers) so they can find out who raided the school staffroom. You can use the teacher suspects supplied - or edit in your own teachers if you dare...

Five clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-2 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden multiplication message
Clue 2/ Graphing mystery picture (2 quadrants)
Clue 3/ Call in the night - a PEMDAS (or BEDMAS) activity.
Clue 4/ Run teacher run - a simple division activity.
Clue 5/ Who has all the pens? - simple algebra.

ALSO INCLUDED IS A PREZI PRESENTATION WITH A VIDEO HOOK.
This prezzi allows you to present what needs to be done easily to your students - and the video will add as a hook to your students to help them engage with the activity.

Pack also includes an extension writing activity for early finishers -
A newspaper interview - which will allow you to get to know your new students better.





Easter Math Activity: Easter CSI Math - Who Stole the Easter Bunnies Eggs? - Great for upper elementary and middle school students.

Students have to use their math skills to eliminate suspects so they can find out who committed the crime and stole all the Easter eggs!

Five clues are given to the students and each clue (worksheet) allows them to eliminate 1-2 suspects.

Clue 1/ Hidden multiplication message
Clue 2/ Wheeling away the eggs - Calculating Volume
Clue 3/ Chocolate Zapper Gun - Adding basic fractions
Clue 4/ Eating the eggs - Long Subtraction
Clue 5/ Travel Time: A time activity.

Pack also includes 3 extension activities for early finishers
- A writing activity - confessions of a thief (why I stole the eggs)
- A math brain problem
- A design your Easter Egg activity.

Click Here to view the full Back to School CSI Math Activity
Click Here to view the full Christmas CSI Math Activity
Click Here to view the full Chinese New Year Math Story Activity
Click Here to view the full Easter CSI Math Activity
Halloween Math Activity: CSI Math - The Skeleton Bride.
Thanksgiving Math Activity: Who gets to carve the Thanksgiving turkey?

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Saint Patrick's Day Math Activity - plus CSI and Math Stor
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Saint Patrick's Day Math Activity - plus CSI and Math Stor
Saint Patrick's Day Math Activity - plus CSI and Math Stor
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