Invite students to have some critical thinking fun
as they put on their thinking caps.
Included are 50 riddles and brain teasers
. You can use one of them as an end-of-class way to have students thinking overnight, or you can present several in class to promote discussion as students figure them out.
Would you prefer to have a ten-gallon container full of nickels or a five-gallon container full of dimes?
a 5-gallon container full of dimes (since dimes are smaller than nickels, you would get more)
This 6-page printable activity
is suitable for middle school, high school, and college classes. Created by Susan Thurman.
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On Second Thought: Looking at Phrases That Use "Second"
Tips of the Slung: A Humorous Look at Spoonerisms
Amusing Adverbs: Fun with Tom Swifties