A crime scene investigation for grades K-1.
- Ignites student interest in Science
- Promotes learning of how to conduct scientific inquiry
- Improves vocabulary introduced in crime scene analysis
- Attractive in building an interest in Science
- Builds skills in collaborative learning
Engage your budding scientists with this intriguing mystery that really hits home when a beloved classroom pet Alice has gone missing. Your younger students can join the fun and learn all about crime scene investigation and help solve the rogue rodent mystery!.
A crime occurred in Ms. Hawkins’ science classroom at Cavia Elementary. Her classroom is filled with all sorts of neat things and also has a pet guinea pig named Alice. Yesterday, Mrs. Hawkins said goodbye to her students as they headed home. She put Alice safely back in her enclosure and then went to the cafeteria to grab an afternoon snack. When she came back 20 minutes later she noticed...Alice was gone! To limit the suspect possibilities, Ms. Hawkins has narrowed the suspects to four-all current students of hers. Together, your students work toward the most plausible scenarios and celebrate their findings in the concluding lesson with certificates honoring their work as forensic investigators.
The summer camp version of the rogue rodent mystery includes a comprehensive 103 page instructor's guide, introductory video on DVD, teacher resource CD, pre-printed student handouts, and all the supplies needed to support a class of 30 students. The classroom version of the rogue rodent mystery includes a comprehensive 103 page instructor's Guide, introductory video on DVD, teacher resource CD, and all the essential supplies needed to support a class of 30 students. The rogue rodent mystery resupply kit includes all the essential supplies needed to run the summer camp and classroom kit again. Pre-printed student books speed up teacher prep time and helps students' organize their key findings while working to solve the rogue rodent mystery! These books accompany both the classroom and summer camp versions of the rogue rodent mystery.