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63 Handpicked DIY Escape Room Puzzle Ideas That Create Joy & Mystery

Foraging for tasty escape room puzzle ideas? Bag the best from this year's puzzle harvest here. They've been handpicked for 1st-time designers (like you!).

Creativity 2.0: Deductive Thinking in the Middle School Classroom

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I have noticed that the direct teaching of deductive thinking or reasoning diminishes the farther students advance in their public education. This is unfortunate for the math student who has little deductive training and is thrown into the world of geometric proofs or the literature student trying to work through Sherlock Holmes. An easy way to integrate deductive thinking into your class is to use a word puzzle or rebus as a warm-up. Bamboozables is a great source for word puzzles. I copy…

We have a whole collection of matchstick puzzles that are easy for you to print and enjoy.  Use them as classroom worksheets or just to have some fun at home.

Matchstick Puzzles

We have a whole collection of matchstick puzzles that are easy for you to print and enjoy. Use them as classroom worksheets or just to have some fun at home.

Creative and Curious Kids!: Logic Puzzles

Logic Puzzles

Often, I would use logic puzzles in my gifted classroom to encourage higher levels of thinking. My students loved it, because not only did i...

Here's a really challenging math puzzle for kids, and for adults too. I've seen kids baffle away at this challenging puzzle for months! Each time they saw me they'd ask how to solve it! Although an eight-year-old can understand the puzzle easily enough, and enjoy it, kids from ten up are the ones who have a realistic chance of cracking it.

Challenging Math Puzzle 8

A challenging math puzzle that develops logical thinking. Arrange the numbers 1 to 8 in a grid, with no consecutive numbers near each other.

Brain Teasers Worksheets | Stuttering Mind: WORDS + PUZZLES = WUZZLES

WORDS + PUZZLES = WUZZLES

WUZZLES are word puzzles consisting of combinations of words, letters, figures or symbols positioned to create disguised words, phrases, names, places, sayings etc. This type of puzzle is called a rebus -- a word and symbol puzzle that dates back more than 2,000 years to the Persian Empire. The secret to solving WUZZLES word puzzles is to determine the missing "concept," such as in, on, over, under, before, after, between etc. For example, the solution to NOON GOOD is "Good afternoon," and…

Valentine's Day Logic Puzzle

This is a good beginning grid-style logic puzzle to use with your students. If your students have never solved this kind of problem, then you might want to do it together as a class. If you are unfamiliar with this format, here is a good tutorial. You can also get this Valentine's Day Logic Puzzle for free in worksheet form (along with another critical thinking

Logic problems from www.greatschools.org  (I teach ELA, but we are also focusing on Math during Extended Learning Time (ELT))

Worksheets, word lists and activities. | GreatSchools

How many pairs of feet do you see? This coloring math worksheet introduces your third grader to multiplying by 2 with cute pictures of feet.

FINALLY!! I have been meaning to make this post for months now but haven't had the time to type up my puzzles. I.Love.Logic.Puzzles. I've been addicted to them since I was in middle school. There i...

Logic Puzzles for language classes - The Comprehensible Classroom

Use logic puzzles in langauge classes as a way to provide students with repeated exposure to vocabulary structures. Get easy puzzles in Spanish and French!

Quiet Games and Activities for Children with ADHD        “Odd, isn't it, how, as they gain experience, the senses become blunted. One must keep them up by making a game of it, like the boy, Kim, in Kipling. Do you enjoy Kipling?”      -A Study in Sherlock, “You’d Better Go in Disguise” by Alan Bradley (pg. 5).

Quiet Games and Activities for Children with ADHD

“Odd, isn't it, how, as they gain experience, the senses become blunted. One must keep them up by making a game of it, like the b...

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Breakfast, half-hearted, moral high ground, ?, once in a blue moon, ?, crossroads, crossbreed, ?, ?, ?, middle aged, quite right, your time is up, ?, ?, ?, ?