teaching resource

Mini-Mystery – Who Won the Race?

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 2 pages | Grades: 4 - 6

A fun, logic-based activity where students read clues to solve a mystery.

This teaching resource can be used as an engaging math warm-up activity, a fast-finisher activity, or even a fun indoor recess activity. Students must use logical reasoning and their knowledge of fractions, decimals, and measurement conversions to help determine the winner of a race.

Who won the race? Use mathematical thinking to figure it out with this math logic puzzle!

Use these fun activities as a whole-class stimulus challenge. Alternatively, distribute to individual students as a fun reward activity! Your students will love the opportunity to show their powers of deductive reasoning by solving these mysteries. When they’re done, they can color them in! Or, why not challenge them to create their very own mini-mystery and swap with a friend?

An answer key has been included in the download.

mini mystery logic worksheet is laid out on a table


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  • Marley Penning

    Wish this had the option to download in Metric