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## Algebra Math Mystery Activity - Equations, Exponents & Polynomials + 8th Grade

**SKU:**Algebra 8th Grade Math Mystery - Equations, Exponents & Polynomials

This Algebra Math Mystery is a fun activity to reinforce students' skills working with equations, finding the slope, exponents, and polynomials (please see the math skills covered section below for more information about the content covered). Engage and motivate your students during math time with this fun algebra activity! Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided.

FUN (optional to use) Video Hook available to engage your students in this Math Activity.

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Students have to use their algebra skills to discover what the aliens are planning to turn all of humankind into!

MATH SKILLS COVERED

There are 5 clues to crack to solve the mystery:

Clue 1: Solve Multi-Step Equations

Clue 2: Find the Slope given Two Points

Clue 3: Solve Multi-Step Equations with Fractional Coefficients

Clue 4: Evaluate Positive/Negative Exponents with Positive/Negative Bases

Clue 5: Add & Subtract Polynomials

Also included:

- Printable awards
- Answer key and elimination guide
- Editable list to alter the mystery outcome
- Video Hook
- Digital worksheet option with Google Slides

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## Christmas Math Mystery: Case of the Zombie Elves - 8th Grade Edition

Christmas Math Mystery: the Case of the Zombie Elves. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, early-finisher or the sub-tub.

EASY PREP, print and solve!

**Distance Learning Update: **I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive.

Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case!

## Thanksgiving Math Mystery: Case of the Gobbler's Curse - 8th Grade Edition

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**Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download.**

Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case!

## Halloween Math Mystery: Case of the Tricking Treat - 8th Grade Edition

Halloween Math Mystery: the Case of the Tricking Treat. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, early-finisher or the sub-tub.

**Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download.**

Students must complete math worksheets to unlock clues. Then, use their powers of deduction to narrow down the list of possibilities to solve the mystery case!

## Winter Math Mystery 8th Grade - Case of the Snowman Army

Winter Math Mystery: the Case of the Snowman Army. This math activity is a fun way to review and practice mathematical skills in the classroom or at home. Ideal for spiral review, consolidation, math centers, homework, enrichment, early-finisher or the sub-tub.

**Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download.**

## Back to School Math Mystery - The Case of the Cursed Classrooms - 8th Grade Edition

Back to School Math Mystery Activity - 8th Grade Edition Math Worksheets *(Reviews 7th Grade Math Skills - ideal for assessment at the beginning of the school year).*

Mystery Case: The Case of the Cursed Classrooms

Distance Learning Option: I've added a Word Document within the folder that contains a Google Doc link to share this resource with your students via Google Classroom or Drive. Parts of the pages are editable so that your students can complete without having to print the pages. Please note, you will need to make a copy of the Google Slides to your drive before you can edit.

Useful for a fun way to practice and review math skills early in the school year.

## Earth Day Math Mystery Activity - 8th Grade Math Worksheets Edition

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## End of Year Math Mystery Activity: Graduation Gremlins (8th Grade Math Review)

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Students must use their math skills to eliminate places to find where the Gremlins are hiding with all of the graduation items!

## Volume of Spheres, Cylinders, and Cones - Math Mystery 8th Grade

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US Customary & Metric options included --> *(same numbers, just different units of measure on the pages).*

Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided within your download *(you will find the digital worksheets link in the Teacher Instructions section).*

## Algebra Math Mystery Activity - Equations, Exponents & Polynomials + 8th Grade

This Algebra Math Mystery is a fun activity to reinforce students' skills working with equations, finding the slope, exponents, and polynomials (please see the math skills covered section below for more information about the content covered). Engage and motivate your students during math time with this fun algebra activity! Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go paperless with the new Google Slides option provided.

## 8th Grade Geometry Review Math Mystery: Missing Angles, Pythagorean Theorem +

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Easy prep! Just Print & Solve! Or go digital with Google Slides for a paper-free option.