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Can You Solve the Counterfeit Coin Riddle?Lesson Planet
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...
Solving Systems of Linear InequalitiesLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
One thing that puzzles a lot of young algebrists is the factors in a word problem that are taken as "understood". This presentation on solving systems of linear inequalities does a great job walking the learner through how to tease those...
Math Stars: A Problem-Solving Newsletter Grade 6Lesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Think, question, brainstorm, and make your way through a newsletter full of puzzles and word problems. The resource includes 10 different newsletters, all with interesting problems, to give class members an out-of-the box math experience.
Can You Solve the Dark Coin Riddle?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th
You're trapped in a dark castle with a pile of gold coins that a wizard will only allow you to leave with if you can solve his riddle. Math learners solve the riddle of the dark coin with the help of an engaging instructional video.
Latin Roots Grad, Mot, Cad: Interactive PuzzlesLesson Planet
5th - 9th
Three short puzzles emphasize Latin roots grad, mot, and cad in English spelling and vocabulary. Learners choose words from a list and complete spellings in boxes with definitions for clues. A reading passage using the words is included....
Can You Solve the River Crossing Riddle?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 8th
Getting three wildebeest across a river should be no problem— but what happens when you add three lions to the mix? Watch a video that features a classic river-crossing puzzle with a crocodile twist. Viewers listen as the narrator...
Can You Solve This Pier Puzzle?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
As if geometry weren't puzzling enough! Give your classes a challenge to solve and watch as they discuss and develop ideas. Part of a larger playlist that explores physics concepts, the video lesson offers a presentation of the puzzle...