Lauren Fulton Math

Finding Slope from Graphs Tables Equations Points Mini Mystery 8th Grade Algebra Activity


Looking for an engaging, low-prep activity for students to practice finding slope? Then this Mystery Activity is for you! (Digital & Printable Versions Included!) Students will get all the practice they need as they find slope from tables, two points, verbal description and graphs and work together to figure out who among them is a kidnapper!

Students become suspects when an innocent day at the Zoo goes terribly wrong! As each student enters the room, they receive a suspect card, Zoo Map, and clue sheet. Their introduced to the mystery with a PowerPoint story presentation, then they work together to figure out who the kidnapper is!

The digital version of this activity is created in Google Slides and includes a full set of instructions for students and teachers.

This Product Includes

  • Murder Mystery Story PowerPoint
  • Murder Mystery Clue Sheet
  • 35 Unique Suspect/Character Cards
  • Full Answer Key & Set-Up Guide
  • Optional PDF to Print Suspect Cards as Name Badges on Avery 25395 Badges
  • Digital Version of Activity, Complete with Student & Teacher Instructions
  • Video Instructions for Teacher - How to Assign Through Google Classroom

    This product aligns to CCSS 8.F.B.4 & HSF-LE.A.2