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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
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]
Five Squares, One Square
A while back I posted a five triangle puzzle that involved putting together five 30-60-90 triangles to form a single triangle. Of all of the dozens o [more]
Leprechaun on the Loose
This week's puzzle activity is another disentanglement puzzle. These puzzles range from simple to difficult and most appear, at first glance, to be i [more]
Total Count-Ability
How many different answers can you find and justify for the nursery rhyme Going to St. Ives? As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with sev [more]
Arranging Rectangles
My thanks to Richard Thiessen for this week's puzzle. It consists of six pieces that can be put together to make rectangular regions (the regions can [more]
A Touchy Situation
I am indebted to Robert Benjamin, a scientist from the Los Alamos National Laboratory, for A Touchy Situation. Bob first did this activity with his [more]