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.

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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.

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

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?

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.

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 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.

Spiralling Decimals game for an adult and child. Can you get three decimals next to each other on the spiral before your partner?

Solve this Sudoku puzzle whose clues are in the form of sums of the numbers which should appear in diagonal opposite cells.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

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.

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.

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. . . .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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?

A game for two people, or play online. Given a target number, say 23, and a range of numbers to choose from, say 1-4, players take it in turns to add to the running total to hit their target.

Take turns to place a decimal number on the spiral. Can you get three consecutive numbers?