Not So Ordinary

From the Series Brain Benders

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

You just need the simplest everyday items to try these teasers and challenges—but they all stre-e-e-etch your powers of imagination and deduction! See how to…

● make objects appear and disappear
● step through a piece of paper
● create matchstick challenges
● do card tricks

…and lots more. Devised by an expert on brain training, these visual conundrums and fun games will inspire you to find smart solutions to ticklish problems! There are handy tips if you need help, plus an answer key at the back!

Format Your Price Add
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Category Makerspace, Makerspace: Games/Puzzles
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Hungry Tomato ®
Imprint Hungry Tomato ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2015-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF021000, JNF021020, JNF021030
Dewey 793.8
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 950
Guided Reading Level X
Features Activities, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents


School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“This unusual series challenges perception and thwarts assumptions with optical illusions and seemingly simple activities. . . . Shelve under ’Spock’—there are sure to be takers for this set.”—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Author: Dr. Gareth Moore

Dr. Gareth Moore is the author of a wide range of puzzle and brain-training books for both children and adults. He lives in the UK and is also the founder of the daily brain-training site