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Solve a Mystery

Fourth graders use text clues to solve mysteries. In this text clue/mystery solving lesson, 4th graders access a teacher assigned web site,, where they solve a mystery. They read chapters of, Encyclopedia Brown, and work with a partner to solve the mystery in the book. They share the evidence from the text that led them to their conclusion.

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