Time Machine Measurement Conversion & Volume Escape Room – 5th Grade
⭐ This 5th grade math escape room is a truly immersive experience and themed perfectly for a class of time traveling enthusiasts! Students navigate their way through the time stream by completing challenges to help recover items left behind by a time traveler. To repair the time stream, students complete four unique math standards-based challenges. The challenges require students to practice measurement conversion and volume skills. Students add their answers to the Time Machine Decoding Tool to help them unlock the secret codes and complete each challenge. Students recover items used for each step on their way to solving this crime. This resource is a great engaging and low prep activity with printable and digital versions included!
⭐Comes in both digital Google Slides and printable versions, so it’s perfect for classroom and distance learning. In the digital version, the Time Machine Decoding Tool is a Google Sheet that self-corrects and tells each student when they can continue to the next challenge.
⭐ Integrated videos, thematic items, and a time traveler storyline come together to engage students while developing and enforcing several standards-based mathematics skills.
*Please note: This does include embedded videos that are hosted via YouTube. Please ensure you and your students have access to YouTube.
✏️ Digital & Printable Versions – Google Slides/Forms and print versions make this resource perfect for classroom and distance learning. The digital version can be used dynamically in the classroom as a presentation while students complete each passage and question set in groups or individually.
✏️ Immersive Experience: Time travel themed, dynamic challenges, and engaging videos provide positive reinforcement and keep students engaged and focused.
✏️Skill Focused: Each question set was written to focus on the key mathematics skills measurement conversion and volume calculations.
✏️Scaffolded Challenges: Challenges increase in difficulty as students progress through the escape room.
✏️No Prep/ Low Prep: Digital version requires NO PREP. The printable version is low prep.: Just print the pages, place them in folders, and go. The printable version has the option to incorporate technology and videos through QR codes.
5th Grade Time Machine Math Escape Room
- Print and Digital Directions
- Time Traveler Mission Letter
- Challenge #1: Solve the measurement conversion problems to find the book
- Challenge #2: Solve the volume problems to find the smartphone
- Challenge #3: Solve the volume problems to find the fidget spinner
- Challenge #4: Solve the volume problems to find the Tyrannosaurus Rex
- Time Traveler Certificate
- Ooops Cards
- Recording Brochure
- Answer Key
Digital Version Links
- Google Slides Link for Digital Escape Room
- Google Forms Link for Decoding Tool
Take a closer look at what this resource looks like in this video preview.