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

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?

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?

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?

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 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?

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

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

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

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

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

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.

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.

This is a game for two players. You will need some small-square grid paper, a die and two felt-tip pens or highlighters. Players take turns to roll the die, then move that number of squares in. . . .

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

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?

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

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.

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

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

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 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.

Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?

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

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

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

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?

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.

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

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

Unmultiply is a game of quick estimation. You need to find two numbers that multiply together to something close to the given target - fast! 10 levels with a high scores table.

The computer starts with all the lights off, but then clicks 3, 4 or 5 times at random, leaving some lights on. Can you switch them off again?

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

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

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.

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

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.

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