Your Principal has gone missing!!
Step ONE: Set up a crime scene with items that students will be drawing conclusions from! They will make inferences about kidnapper based on these items!
Step TWO: Post missing posters!
Step THREE: Give your students their Crime Scene Investigator badges.
Step FOUR: Introduce the suspects! Use your staff directory to download and then insert pictures into your suspects page!
Step FIVE: Students view the crime scene and take note of each piece of evidence.
Step SIX: Organize students into groups.
Step SEVEN: Students work to make inferences about the kidnapper based on the items in the crime scene using a graphic organizer.
Step EIGHT: Provide students with suspect interviews. Students highlight parts of the interview that connect to the crime scene and match inferences and conclusions.
Step NINE: Students decide who the kidnapper is!
Click here for my TPT product with EVERYTHING you need to complete your lesson! It includes:
- Step by Step Teaching Guide
- My principal is Missing Poster
- Suspects Page
- CSI Badges
- Confidential File Covers
- Suspect Interviews with EDITABLE pages to input your OWN descriptions and interviews
- Crime Scene Recording Page
- Drawing Conclusions/Making Inferences Graphic Organizer
- and more!!