A huge selection of murder mystery maths lessons on the TES.
Murder Mystery Ancient Greece
TES: This is a ‘murder mystery’ with video and paper based evidence. Filmed in front of our school green screen for a bit of a laugh, but the kids absolutely loved it. It lasts around 80 minutes comes complete with video and paper-based evidence.
The burglar visited each classroom (there are 8 of them) in KS2 for 14 minutes and left in a hurry Task A Read the following information taken from the police about the burglar’s movements around school.
Theft in the Country- Maths
TES: An activity developed initially as a revision for a year five class, based on a fictitious crime. The students act as detectives, using mathematics to unravel a series of clues and bring the criminal to justice!
Inheritance investigation- Primary Resources
Fun maths investigation/ puzzle based on Inheritance from Primary Resources.
Murder Mystery Maths- Primary Resources
Great murder mystery resources for Years 5 and 6 . Scroll down the page to find the PowerPoints.
Murder Mystery - Primary Resources
The police are called to a health spa. Lying on the floor is the body of a murdered guest. As police search the spa, they find 5 clues written down by witnesses. They have sent the maths clues to you to decipher.
TES: A murder has been committed! There are 32 suspects, and one of them is guilty. Using your powers of deduction, can you crack each of the five coded clues to reveal the identity of the killer?
Maths Maven- Pilfered Pizza- extra resource
Additional TES resources for Maths Maven- Pilfered Pizza