Item Number: INT-CLUE
Technology Integration: Language Arts, Math, Visual Arts
Technology Skill: Database, Graphics, Presentation
Program: Access, Paint, PowerPoint, Word
Includes: Mystery Lesson Plans, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoClue Parent Letter, TechnoClue Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, News Story Checklist, News Story Marking Sheet, Clue Database (database includes more than 40 suspects), Investigation Folder, Composite Drawing Samples, Crime Solved Sample, Evening News Presentation Sample, Flip Badge Template, Wanted Poster Template
Session 1: Examine the Clues
Use the clues to narrow the suspects in a database and solve the case.
Session 2: Composite Drawing
Transform a photo into a composite drawing of a possible suspect using Paint.
Session 3: Book the Criminal
Enter data into fields to add a new database criminal record.
Session 4: The Missing Keys
Find hidden clues using Windows Search to reveal the crook's identity.
Session 5: Inform the TechnoVille Citizens
Write a news bulletin in PowerPoint about the capture of the Keyboard Crook.
Session 6: The Evening News
Prepare to air the news bulletin with slide animations and transitions.
Optional Mystery Lesson Plans
Flip Badge: Make a badge in Microsoft Word.
Bike Bandit: Use database skills to capture the bandit.
Solve Mysteries: Who trashed the tulips?
Wanted Poster: Reward for the Keyboard Crook.