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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.

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Some Random Puzzles
Möbius Mysteries
Puzzle Question How can you explain the apparent paradox of the double Möbius strips? Materials Scratch paper Scissors Tape Student sheets Puz [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]
Shape It Up
The Puzzle Corner this week comes from the great American puzzle genius of a century ago, Sam Loyd, and was originally published with the name "The [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]
Hand-To-Hand Switcheroo
The Puzzle Corner activity this week is a magic trick that requires no slight of hand, just a little dexterity of hand—and an application of topolo [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]