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Scissors, Paper, Rock

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Play this well-known game against the computer where each player is equally likely to choose scissors, paper or rock. Why not try the variations too?

Board Block

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Take it in turns to make a triangle on the pegboard. Can you block your opponent?

Makeover

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Exchange the positions of the two sets of counters in the least possible number of moves

Part the Piles

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Try to stop your opponent from being able to split the piles of counters into unequal numbers. Can you find a strategy?

Incey Wincey Spider

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You'll need two dice to play this game against a partner. Will Incey Wincey make it to the top of the drain pipe or the bottom of the drain pipe first?

Horizontal Vertical

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Take it in turns to place a domino on the grid. One to be placed horizontally and the other vertically. Can you make it impossible for your opponent to play?

Alquerque II

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A variant on the game Alquerque

Odd Tic Tac

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An odd version of tic tac toe

Fraction Card Game 1

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Match the halves.

Board Block Challenge

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Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?

Making Maths: Happy Families

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Here is a version of the game 'Happy Families' for you to make and play.

100 Percent

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An interactive game for 1 person. You are given a rectangle with 50 squares on it. Roll the dice to get a percentage between 2 and 100. How many squares is this? Keep going until you get 100. . . .

Dragons and Swans a Game for Two Players

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A game for two players. You'll need some counters.

Noughts and Crosses

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A game for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!

Calculator Bingo

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A game to be played against the computer, or in groups. Pick a 7-digit number. A random digit is generated. What must you subract to remove the digit from your number? the first to zero wins.

Stop the Clock

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This is a game for two players. Can you find out how to be the first to get to 12 o'clock?

Chocolate Bars

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An interactive game to be played on your own or with friends. Imagine you are having a party. Each person takes it in turns to stand behind the chair where they will get the most chocolate.

Fractions and Coins Game

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Work out the fractions to match the cards with the same amount of money.

Ratio Pairs 2

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A card pairing game involving knowledge of simple ratio.

Go Moku

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A game for two players on a large squared space.

Coordinate Cunning

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A game for 2 people that can be played on line or with pens and paper. Combine your knowledege of coordinates with your skills of strategic thinking.

Train

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A train building game for 2 players.

Building Stars

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An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

L-ateral Thinking

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Try this interactive strategy game for 2

Counter Roundup

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A game for 1 or 2 people. Use the interactive version, or play with friends. Try to round up as many counters as possible.

The Path of the Dice

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A game for 1 person. Can you work out how the dice must be rolled from the start position to the finish? Play on line.

Penta Play

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A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

Put Yourself in a Box

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A game for 2 players. Given a board of dots in a grid pattern, players take turns drawing a line by connecting 2 adjacent dots. Your goal is to complete more squares than your opponent.

Making Maths: Birds from an Egg

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Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

Endless Noughts and Crosses

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An extension of noughts and crosses in which the grid is enlarged and the length of the winning line can to altered to 3, 4 or 5.

Counters

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Hover your mouse over the counters to see which ones will be removed. Click to remover them. The winner is the last one to remove a counter. How you can make sure you win?

Twinkle Twinkle

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A game for 2 people. Take turns placing a counter on the star. You win when you have completed a line of 3 in your colour.

Game of PIG - Ones

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Play a dice game of chance

Sliding Game

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A shunting puzzle for 1 person. Swop the positions of the counters at the top and bottom of the board.

First Connect Three

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The idea of this game is to add or subtract the two numbers on the dice and cover the result on the grid, trying to get a line of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Olympic Cards

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Design your own scoring system and play Trumps with these Olympic Sport cards.

Tangram Pictures

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Use the tangram pieces to make our pictures, or to design some of your own!

Four Go

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This challenge is a game for two players. Choose two numbers from the grid and multiply or divide, then mark your answer on the number line. Can you get four in a row before your partner?

Factors and Multiples Game

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A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?

Some Games That May Be Nice or Nasty

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There are nasty versions of this dice game but we'll start with the nice ones...

SHOO

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A complicated game played on a 9 x 9 checkered grid.

Traffic Lights

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The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play, either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a line. . . .

Do You Measure Up?

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A game for two or more players that uses a knowledge of measuring tools. Spin the spinner and identify which jobs can be done with the measuring tool shown.

Games from Around the World

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Here are a collection of games from around the world to try during the holidays or the last few weeks of term.

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This is a game for 2 players. Each player has 4 counters each, and wins by blocking their opponent's counters. A good follow-on from two stones.

Tug of War

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Can you use the numbers on the dice to reach your end of the number line before your partner beats you?

Jumping Reindeer

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A game for 1 person to develop stategy and shape and space awareness. 12 counters are placed on a board. Counters are removed one at a time. The aim is to be left with only 1 counter.

Nim-7

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Can you work out how to win this game of Nim? Does it matter if you go first or second?

Poker Bingo

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A game played with a standard pack of cards.