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Welcome to our Puzzle Corner where you will find a collection of math and science puzzles to stimulate and engage your students.  They are sorted into categories which you’ll find in the left-hand column.  Use the links provided to explore and enjoy these puzzles.

Some Random Puzzles
Tangled Hearts
This week's activity is a disentanglement puzzle. These puzzles range from simple to difficult and most appear, at first glance, to be impossible. On [more]
Toothpick Puzzlers
This week's activity consists of five related puzzles that should challenge students. Matchstick (I have substituted toothpicks) puzzles have been a [more]
The Five Triangle Puzzle: Composing and Decomposing
Beginning in first grade and continuing through the grades, the Common Core Math Standards emphasize composing and decomposing shapes. One way to giv [more]
Arrow Arrangements
This particular puzzle comes from The Moscow Puzzles. The puzzle is found in the section entitled "Geometry with Matches," which offers a selection o [more]
Flipping Fish
This puzzle has been around in various forms for a number of years. All forms begin with eight toothpicks or matches arranged in the shape of a fish. [more]
Matching Marbles
This activity fits in a category normally called logic problems. Logic problems usually don’t require calculations of any sort, making them differe [more]