We found 168 resources with the concept riddles
Can You Solve the $20 Riddle?
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Do your young scientists love a good brain teaser? A video from an extensive physics playlist introduces a creative way to work those critical thinking skills. Watch as the host works through the scenarios that involve logic, statistics,...
Spool Riddle - Which Way Will It Roll?
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for a challenging brain teaser to stimulate conversation? The spool riddle will make things roll right along! The narrator of the a physics video series explains the constraints of the spool in terms of movement and friction,...
Mind-Boggling Hiker Riddle
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
One short riddle can make for some great brainstorming! Introduce young scientists to the hiker riddle with a video from the Physics Girl playlist. The puzzle involves a hiker walking due south, then due east, then due north in one-mile...
Can You Solve the Magnet Riddle?
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Riddle me this! Science sleuths attempt to solve two seemingly simple scenarios with a video from the Physics Girl playlist. The narrator challenges the CEO of YouTube to a battle of wits with a bottle with a tissue, as well as two...
Can You Solve the Egg Drop Riddle?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
100 floors, 100 Faberge eggs, one thief, and one escape vehicle. Young logicians put together what they know to determine how a thief can safely drop a fragile Faberge egg out a window of the city museum into her waiting truck and escape.
Can You Solve the Counterfeit Coin Riddle?
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Math enthusiasts and riddle gurus are sure to love a mind-bending puzzle involving a king, a scale, and a counterfeit coin. Middle and high schoolers work through a video that describes a mathematician's challenge to find a false coin in...
We Can Do It!: Challenge Activities (Theme 10)
1st CCSS: Adaptable
We Can Do It! is the theme of a unit comprised of challenge activities designed to stretch knowledge and encourage reflection. Pupils take part in creating a classroom mural depicting learning outcomes, making a gift a card to help...