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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
Shape Makers
Shape Makers is one of a large family of dissection puzzles which challenge students to assemble a series of smaller shapes to form larger ones. Tang [more]
Reducing Squares
Reducing Squares belongs to a category of puzzles called "matchstick puzzles" which were very popular in America during the last century. Most adults [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]
Further Explorations with O’Beirne’s Cube
This post is a quick follow-up to the one from last Monday in which I showed you the O’Beirne cube puzzle. After we finished filming for that po [more]
A-Point-ing Pennies
This week's Puzzle Corner activity is a one-person game with a fascinating history that goes back thousands of years and spans three continents. Domi [more]
The Fifteen Cent Flip
The Puzzle Corner activity this week comes from the great puzzlist Martin Gardner. In his book Perplexing Puzzles and Tantalizing Teasers, this ga [more]