## Computer Lab Activities, Interactive Whiteboard Activities

# Math Maven's Mysteries

## Each mystery challenges students on a certain area of math reasoning. Sharp math skills and creative thinking will help them crack the case.

- Grades: 3–5, 6–8

The Math Maven is always finding herself in the middle of a fun new mystery, and she counts on her "super sleuths" (grades 3-5) to solve them. Each mystery focuses on a particular area of math reasoning and computation and requires students to use problem-solving and sharp math skills to help her find the solution.

The 27 mysteries cover the following skills and range from easy to medium to difficult:

- Logical Reasoning
- Whole Number Operations
- Fractions & Ratios
- Money & Decimals
- Patterns & Missing Number Equations
- Combinations & Probability
- Measurement & Time
- Geometry & Spatial Relationships

## Learning Objectives

By participating in Math Maven's Mysteries, students will:

- Use problem-solving and critical thinking skills
- Apply math skills in an authentic situation
- Practice reading skills

- Subjects:Counting and Numbers, Fractions and Decimals, Geometry, Logic and Problem Solving, Money, Number Sense, Probability, Ratio, Proportion, Scale, Measurement, Time