Murder Mystery Character Cards

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Ages ten and up. 48 printable murder mystery character cards plus 8 detective cards for use with the Murder Mystery Drama Lesson


Here are 48 inventive characters and 8 detective characters to use in a murder mystery drama activity! They are designed as ready-to-print cards that can be laminated and used over and over again.

Students will delight in the unusual names and often hilarious descriptions of the characters.

Examples of Characters:

Principal Pretzel
Elementary school principal who secretly hates children and loves to shop online for his cats, Lucy and Ethel.

Vanessa Van Illa
A wealthy diet guru who is searching for the latest weight loss miracle.

Example of a Detective:

Detective Dumpling
An angry, New York cop who solves every case with grit.

Detailed instructions for leading this activity are in the Murder Mystery Drama Lesson.

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