Students will have a blast with these murder mystery, or ‘whodunnit’ activities! (Like a murder mystery dinner party for kids and teens!) Each mystery includes: a scenario; cast list; extension activities; cast lists and descriptions; character worksheets; and detective checklists.

Murder at the Museum

Murder at the Museum
A murder happens at the opening of a new exhibit! 16 characters (can be added to or pared down).

Murder Under the Big Top

Murder Under the Big Top
A trapeze artist has fallen to his death. A slippery substance on the trapeze bar, and plenty of guilty suspects leads the detective to believe this wasn’t an accident! 15 characters (can be added to or pared down).

Poisoned in the Garden

Poisoned in the Garden
A wealthy old woman is found poisoned in her garden. There are lots of clues and suspects, but only one real murderer! 17 characters (can be added to or pared down).

Once Upon a Murder

Once Upon a Murder
She’s made people mad for years, and now someone has finally killed Goldilocks! 12 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Who Catnapped Cleopatra’s Cat?
Someone has catnapped Cleopatra’s beloved pet. Can detectives figure out whodunnit? 13 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Mystery of the Stolen Statue
A billionaire hosts a fancy dinner party, and someone steals her new statue worth ten million dollars. Everyone looks suspicious. Who did it? 15 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Missing Starlet on the Movie Set
Hollywood-themed mystery! 16 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Who Destroyed the Mona Lisa?
Someone has defaced what would have become the most famous painting in the world! Can the detective figure out who? 11 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Who Kidnapped the Alien from Area 51?
It turns out that aliens are real, and someone has stolen one from a famous Air Force base in Nevada! Can the detective figure out who? 11 characters (can be added to or pared down).

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Who Murdered the Gingerbread Man?
Someone has finally caught…and murdered the Gingerbread Man! Students play a variety of suspicious characters in this interactive mystery. 12 characters (can be added to or pared down).