Lauren Fulton Math

Pythagorean Theorem Mini Mystery 8th Grade Geometry Activity

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Students become a part of the story line in this CLUE-STYLE Pythagorean Theorem activity! Perfect for 8th grade math or as a refresher for Geometry students.

Students are transported to a beautiful estate for a lawn party, when a guest is murdered. They must work hands-on to solve Pythagorean Theorem problems and figure out who among them is the murderer!

Problem types include: missing legs, the hypotenuse, and the distance between two points

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/Worksheet (print & digital version in Google Slides)
• 35 Unique Suspect/Character Cards
• Full Answer Key & Set-Up Guide

This product aligns to CCSS 8.G.B.7 , 8.G.B.8 and TEKS 8.7C , 8.6C , and 8.7D .

"I was so surprised how much my 8th grade students enjoyed this they kept saying” are we really doing math?" - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Kerrie S. (TpT Buyer)

Great summative activity to review for an upcoming assessment. It wasn't too overwhelming and and very engaging! - Senita S.
I was so surprised how much my 8th grade students enjoyed this they kept saying” are we really doing math” - Kerrie S.