Carving of Mt. Rushmore began on October 4 of theMystery Year. As students find the year, they solve math clues that involve scale drawings, operations with decimals / fractions, equations, and measurement conversions in a real-world context. Historical connections are made to the Mt. Rushmore National Memorial, and specifically to the U.S. Presidents depicted. This puzzle provides mixed review of middle school math.
Your PDF download includes:
- 1-page printable student puzzle
- 2-page digital version with horizontal layout and larger print
- 6 pages of Teacher Notes including step-by-step solutions, historical notes, and more
- 1-page How to Use History-Mystery Puzzles