BRAIN TEASERS VOL. 5 – Logic, Word Sense, Puzzles, Lateral Thinking – Fun Stuff

Laura Randazzo
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8th - 11th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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76 slides in PDF & Google Slides format
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Laura Randazzo
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Need more brain teasers to keep your teens entertained and challenged? I’ve got you covered!

Entertain and challenge your teens with this compelling collection of brain-twisting presentation slides in PDF & Google Slides format. There are many different ways you might want to use these 76 slides (38 questions + 38 answer key slides) in your classroom, including:

1. Use as a routine bell-ringer activity to begin class one day each week. I use these as Brain Teaser Tuesdays (I enjoy alliteration), but they’ll work great any day of the week.

2. Use them as a sponge activity to soak up those occasional last few minutes of a class period when a daily lesson wraps up more quickly than you planned.

3. Use them as part of an ongoing team activity/contest that runs a full nine-week quarter. More details included in the download.

4. Use the slides as a reward for classes that hit certain benchmarks or goals.

There are 38 questions (each with a separate attractively designed answer slide) in this packet of PDF & Google Drive slides, allowing you to use two questions per weekly session or one question two times a week in a semester. Most semesters run 18 weeks but I threw in a couple of extra questions just in case there’s one or two you don’t like/want to skip.

However you decide to use these slides, I hope they find a place in your teacher’s toolbox of activities. Students enjoy these lighter activities that provide a fun way to help develop word sense, logic, and lateral thinking.

PLEASE NOTE: This volume #5 set of brain teasers is NOT included in any of my bundles. If you’d like a discounted price on the previous four sets of brain teaser bell-ringer slides, click here:

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/BRAIN-TEASERS-4-Pack-Bundle-Logic-Word-Sense-Puzzles-Lateral-Thinking-Fun-2595290

Need EVEN MORE brain teaser slides? Volume #6 (also not in any bundle) is now available:
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/BRAIN-TEASERS-VOL-6-Logic-Word-Sense-Puzzles-Lateral-Thinking-Fun-Stuff-6604618

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76 slides in PDF & Google Slides format
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Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 8 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 9–10 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 11–12 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.

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