In an earlier post, I have mentioned that for many games he programs Simon got his inspiration from the site Maths Is Fun. Perhaps I should add that at our home, Maths Is Fun has become an endless source of fun word problems, too! The problem below has been our favourite this week:

Some of the puzzles Simon likes to recreate with paper and scissors rather than program:

For the jug puzzle game, Simon has developed a graph plotting the winning strategy (analogous to what he once saw Mathologer do for another game).

Simon and Neva have also especially liked the Tricky Puzzles section (puzzles containing jokes).