Mystery Matters Games based learning

Mystery Matters

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What is Mystery Matters

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Do you like to play games? Mystery Matters is a series of learning games for students in years 4 to 10. Take a look at the Games information list on the right to see what games are ready to play and what games are coming. Select a game in the list to see what the game is about, who should play and its subject area.

Teachers – take a look at the product brochure (.pdf 196kB) for more information. Each game also has comprehensive teaching notes you can view when you play the game.

“I love solving mysteries, it keeps your brain thinking about how to solve the puzzle and it was really fun because you feel like you're a real investigator” – student

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If you are taken to the Student Portal look for Mystery Matters in the Games section.

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Games information

Ready to play

City of fear (HSIE)

Event 17 (Mathematics)

Bathurst or bust (HSIE)

Digital dilemma (all year 10)

The sinister swaggie (HSIE)

Qui est Philippe Deschamps? (Languages)

The taste of danger (TAS)

The Sydney Opera House (English)

Extreme creatures (Science)

The forgotten palace (HSIE)

Party planner (years 5 to 8)

Coming soon

Wollemi rescue (HSIE)