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.

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

Got It game for an adult and child. How can you play so that you know you will always win?

In this game for two players, the idea is to take it in turns to choose 1, 3, 5 or 7. The winner is the first to make the total 37.

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?

In this matching game, you have to decide how long different events take.

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

Use your addition and subtraction skills, combined with some strategic thinking, to beat your partner at this game.

Try this matching game which will help you recognise different ways of saying the same time interval.

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

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

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.

A game for 2 or more players. Practise your addition and subtraction with the aid of a game board and some dried peas!

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

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

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

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

First Connect Three game for an adult and child. Use the dice numbers and either addition or subtraction to get three numbers in a straight line.

A game for 2 players. Using 2 dice, some counters and a games board, can you form a line of counters from one side of the board to the other?

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

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.

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

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?

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

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

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?

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.

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?

A game for 2 players that can be played online. Players take it in turns to select a word from the 9 words given. The aim is to select all the occurrences of the same letter.

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. . . .

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.

Advent Calendar 2010 - a mathematical game for every day during the run-up to Christmas.

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

In this game for two players, the aim is to make a row of four coins which total one dollar.

In this game for two players, you throw two dice and find the product. How many shapes can you draw on the grid which have that area or perimeter?

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

Stop the Clock game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you always win this game?

Board Block Challenge game for an adult and child. Can you prevent your partner from being able to make a shape?

Totality game for an adult and child. Be the first to reach your agreed total.

A game for 2 players. Practises subtraction or other maths operations knowledge.

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