In this game you throw two dice and find their total, then move the appropriate counter to the right. Which counter reaches the purple box first? Is this what you would expect?

Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

All you need for this game is a pack of cards. While you play the game, think about strategies that will increase your chances of winning.

Can you beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?

Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.

A game somewhat similar to 'noughts and crosses' on a much larger space.

A game for 2 people. Use your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to blast the asteroids.

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?

A game for two players. You'll need some counters and somewhere to draw a board.

Shut the Box game for an adult and child. Can you turn over the cards which match the numbers on the dice?

In this game, you can add, subtract, multiply or divide the numbers on the dice. Which will you do so that you get to the end of the number line first?

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

A maths-based Football World Cup simulation for teachers and students to use.

A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory

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

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.

Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.

A game for 2 players. Can be played online. One player has 1 red counter, the other has 4 blue. The red counter needs to reach the other side, and the blue needs to trap the red.

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

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?

This is a challenging game of strategy for two players with many interesting variations.

A game for 2 or more players with a pack of cards. Practise your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to hit the target score.

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.

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. . . .

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.

A game for 2 or more people. Starting with 100, subratct a number from 1 to 9 from the total. You score for making an odd number, a number ending in 0 or a multiple of 6.

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

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

A game for 2 people using a pack of cards Turn over 2 cards and try to make an odd number or a multiple of 3.

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

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

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?

Board Block game for two. Can you stop your partner from being able to make a shape on the board?

Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last counter?

Four Go game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have four numbers in a row on the number line?

Train game for an adult and child. Who will be the first to make the train?

Dicey Operations for an adult and child. Can you get close to 1000 than your partner?

Some Games That May Be Nice or Nasty for an adult and child. Use your knowledge of place value to beat your opponent.

Strike it Out game for an adult and child. Can you stop your partner from being able to go?

Incey Wincey Spider game for an adult and child. Will Incey get to the top of the drainpipe?