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Aside from Horror, the genre that seems to be the most engaging to my students these days is Mystery. That being the case, I wanted to create activities that were highly-engaging to my students, but would serve to help reinforce or reteach concepts and skills that some of my students were struggling in. That's where these mysteries come in!
~ Want a fun and engaging way to practice text evidence? Then, look no further! With these Text Evidence Mystery Games/Activities, your students will be required to paraphrase information, collect text evidence to support their claim, provide explanations to elaborate on their evidence, and infer. Your students will be practicing important concepts and skills, while being intrinsically motivated to do so! TEACHER-TESTED! STUDENT-APPROVED! ~
You'll receive three product titles in this Bundle:
* 15+ Pieces of Evidence
* 12 Different Suspects
* Graphic Organizers
* Graphic Organizers Answer Key
* Instructions and Suggestions
* Resource Suggestions
* The Case of the Ivory Statue - 2 alternate endings
* A PowerPoint Presentation for each Case - with a scenario and confirmation of the guilty suspect(s)
This product is ideal for a whole-group practice/review, an introduction (activating strategy) to a lesson on text evidence, an extended activity for a more advanced student, an extended activity for students who have finished Center/Station time, etc.
Note: If you find any errors, please contact me and I'll update the file as soon as possible! Thank you!!