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?

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.

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

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.

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.

A Sudoku that uses transformations as supporting clues.

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

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

This second Sudoku article discusses "Corresponding Sudokus" which are pairs of Sudokus with terms that can be matched using a substitution rule.

Given the products of diagonally opposite cells - can you complete this Sudoku?

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. . . .

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

This pair of linked Sudokus matches letters with numbers and hides a seasonal greeting. Can you find it?

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

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

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?

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

Two sudokus in one. Challenge yourself to make the necessary connections.

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

Two sudokus in one. Challenge yourself to make the necessary connections.

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

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?

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

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?

This sudoku requires you to have "double vision" - two Sudoku's for the price of one

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.

Here is a solitaire type environment for you to experiment with. Which targets can you reach?

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

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

Practise your diamond mining skills and your x,y coordination in this homage to Pacman.

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 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.

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?

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 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 players. Given an arrangement of matchsticks, players take it is turns to remove a matchstick, along with all of the matchsticks that touch it.

A simple game of patience which often comes out. Can you explain why?

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

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

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

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

Four numbers on an intersection that need to be placed in the surrounding cells. That is all you need to know to solve this sudoku.

A game that tests your understanding of remainders.