These fun, colorful, mind-building riddles introduce young minds to critical thinking and organized analysis. To solve the riddles, students practice:
Identifying Similarities and Differences
Forming/Following Sequences and Patterns
Classifying Objects and Groups
The riddles also teach the following concepts found in most state and national standards:
Mathcounting, shape and number recognition, recognizing and completing patterns, spatial position, more/less/equal, ordinal numbers (first, third, etc.), part/whole measurement
Reading Readinessletter recognition, rhyming words, letter-sound association, letter sequence, sight words, directionality
Scienceanimal attributes, weather/seasons, senses, body parts, plants/plant growth, force/motion
Social Studiesfamily, community helpers, health and safety, identifying locations
Each riddle requires identification of two or more clues to deduce the answer. Activities may be enhanced by teaching additional information about the animals, objects, shapes, letters, and numbers used in the riddles. The software reads the riddles to students, explains wrong answers, and keeps track of student scoring. Students can play independently or with a parent or teacher for maximum benefit. Children love this software and you'll love what the software does for your children!
This app won the Creative Child Magazine, 2014 Top App of the Year Award in the Problem Solving Thinking Apps Category!
Subjects: Critical Thinking in Reading, Math, Science, and Social Studies Topics
Riddles: A sample of riddles are available. Purchase the full version for all 109 riddles!
Authors: Michael Baker and Cheryl Block
Riddle Rabbit helps prepare for many assessment tests, including:
Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence (WPPSI)
Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT)
Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) / Talented and Gifted (TAG)
Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT)
Stanford Achievement Test (SAT/10)
TerraNova (CTBS) / TerraNova, The Second Edition (CAT/6)
IA Tests of Basic Skills (ITBS)
Primary Test of Cognitive Skills (PTCS)
and many more!
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