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#### Fiddle Dee Diddle - It's Time For A Riddle

For Teachers 3rd
Energize your math class! They will use the story problem process to solve math riddle problems. They compute and solve problems involving addition and subtraction of 3- and 4- digit numbers and basic facts of multiplication and division...
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Math Stars

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Put on your thinking caps because middle school math has never been more interesting in this hugeÂ resource full of thought provoking questions. Written as a newsletter, the resource has 10 two-page newslettersÂ with a variety of...
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#### You Know the Answer: Math Riddle

For Students 3rd - 6th
Although the riddle is an outdated political reference, this math challenge is a good practice in operations and domain-specific vocabulary. Learners complete 18 problems, using multiplication, division, subtraction, and addition. Some...
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#### What Am I?: Geometric Shape Riddles

For Students 1st - 3rd
Combine literacy, problem-solving, and geometric shape recognition with this riddle learning exercise. Scholars solve 4 riddes, naming the shape described in each. Descriptions are in first person, and include a real-life look-alike. For...
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#### Boat Safety Math

For Students 1st - 2nd
What should you always carry on a boat? Learners must solve ten addition and subtraction problems to solve this riddle. The equations include single and double-digit numbers, but no negative numbers are used. They also don't need to...
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#### My Ten-Frame Riddle

For Students K - 3rd
Learners will have fun trying to trick their classmates in this interactive ten-frame riddle activity. After choosing a number and filling in the frame, they create three clues to challenge a classmate trying to guess their number. A...
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Math Stars

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
You've just hit the jackpot of integratingÂ math problems and riddles with this jumbo-sized resource! Written as a newsletter, scroll through 35 pages of puzzles and quality problems to engage and encourage your learners to inquire and...
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#### What's a Vampire's Favorite Sport - Addition

For Students K - 2nd
In this addition instructional activity, students will solve 41 addition problems with sums less than ten. Students will then match a letter associated with each number and use this to make a word and solve riddles with a Halloween theme.
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#### Fairy Tale Math

For Teachers 2nd
Have class members rewrite a favorite fairy tale in order to incorporate numerical information. For inspiration, the teacher provides an example written by another second grader. These modified stories are then used to write word...
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#### Solve the Riddles, Write an Equation

For Students 1st - 3rd
In this math riddles worksheet, learners use their problem solving skills to solve 5 riddles that require them to use their knowledge of addition and subtraction.
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#### Color Tile Riddles

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this color the tile riddles worksheet, students solve and complete 6 different puzzles that include various riddles to solve. First, they determine the number that is represented by what color according to the information given. Then,...
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#### Math Maven's Mysteries

For Students 5th - 7th
In these math word problem worksheets, students help solve the mystery about 'The Case of the Shifting Shapes.' Students solve the problem by completing a rectangle area problem and also determine where Rex Tangle will appear next.
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#### Activity Plan 4-5: Riddles by the Bagful!

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students write a riddle to be included in a class riddle book. In this creative-thinking lesson, the teacher will introduce children to riddles, then guide children through the process of writing and illustrating their own riddles to be...
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#### Old Numbers

For Students 9th - 11th
For this math riddle worksheet, students have to come up with the missing numbers in each sentence related to movie, game show or popular saying. There are 10 questions with an answer key.
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Scholastic

#### Why Did the Shoe Go to the Doctor?

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
Your learners will use all the hours in a day to complete this riddle! They must figure out how many hours are in one day, three days, six days, and so on by using multiplication. They then use their answers to puzzle out the riddle.
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Scholastic

#### Fruity Fractions

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Why would a banana use suntan lotion? Find the solution to the riddle by completing a math worksheet. Kids convert fractions to equivalent fractions and match letters at the bottom of the page.
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For Students 3rd - 5th
In this math riddle worksheet, students solve the 6 addition problems on the page to help solve the riddle. Once they have completed the problems, they write the letters that match their answers in the boxes at the bottom of the page.
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#### Riddles (Math Puzzles)

For Students 5th - 6th
For this math worksheet, students solve 4 math riddles in which the mystery number is determined. Students analyze the clues and name the mystery number.
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Mathwire

#### Top of the Morning to You!

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
O' Lucky charms! its time for a leprechaun riddle to challenge your learners. So kick those heels in the air and river dance your way to solving this stimulating St. Patrick's Day math question.
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Scholastic

#### Duck Into Action With Fractions

For Teachers 2nd - 6th Standards
Ducks hate getting mail! Find out why with a mathÂ worksheet that prompts kids to define fractions in order to solve a riddle. They view 12 fractions and align the letters to find the answer.
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#### Mr. P's Life

For Students 7th - 10th
With only indirect information, can your mathematicians figure out how old Mr. P is? This secondary mathematics instructional activity has algebra students examining 9 pieces of information about Mr. P's life, each of which is integral...
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#### Multiply by 9

For Students 2nd - 4th
Have your math stars use their multiplication fact skills to solve the age-old question: When are two apples alike? They solve ten equations, multiplying 9 by numbers 1-10. Once they have completed the problems, learners can fill in the...
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#### Multiply Fractions: Math Riddle

For Students 3rd - 4th Standards
In this fraction multiplication riddle instructional activity, students solve a riddle by multiplying fractions, reducing to lowest terms and crossing out boxes that contain the answers to solve the riddle.
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#### Riddle Me Cents!

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students use their creativity and logic skills as well as their knowledge of coin values and history to solve a variety of riddles. The lesson plan prompts students to compose their own riddles, exchange them with classmates, and solve...