"Math Teacher's Got Problems" presents a fun and spooky way for your students to show they can write and solve 1-step equations with integers. This mini-project requires students to choose a riddle, then use the letters from the riddles answer as variables in a 1-step equation. The final drafts are fun to trade and solve. Your students will be excited to create equations and will love the spooky riddle twist. This mini-project is Halloween/fall themed, all student instructions are included as well as grading rubric. That makes for a fun, print ready, mini-project. Spooky riddles also included, but any type of riddle could be used.