Lauren Fulton Math

No Prep Solving Equations Mystery Activity FREE


This Solving Two Step Equations activity is a fun and engaging way for kids to practice solving equations! Students are presented with a classic murder mystery riddle, and they must solve the multi-level equations to solve the murder mystery!

This no-prep product includes 2 student work pages, with a total of 8 problems, along with a full key.

Total Pages: 4 pages
Answer Key: Included
Teaching Duration: 45 minutes

This was exactly the kind of practice we needed. It was engaging and a great review before moving to multi-step equations without giving them another boring worksheet! The answers were correct and all the problems were at the level for my 8th graders. Even the ELL students were engaged :) - Rosemary S.