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?

An ordinary set of dominoes can be laid out as a 7 by 4 magic rectangle in which all the spots in all the columns add to 24, while those in the rows add to 42. Try it! Now try the magic square...

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 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?

Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?

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

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

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

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

A game for 2 players. This could be played outside with people instead of counters. Try to trap or escape from your opponent.

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

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

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?

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?

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.

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

A game to be played against the computer, or in groups. Pick a 7-digit number. A random digit is generated. What must you subract to remove the digit from your number? the first to zero wins.

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

A game for 2 players. Take turns to place a counter so that it occupies one of the lowest possible positions in the grid. The first player to complete a line of 4 wins.

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

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.

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. . . .

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

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.

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

A game for 2 players. Draw a daisy with at least 5 petals. Shade 1 or 2 petals next to each other. The winner shades the last petal.

Everthing you have always wanted to do with dominoes! Some of these games are good for practising your mental calculation skills, and some are good for your reasoning skills.

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?

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

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 that tests your understanding of remainders.

Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last 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 simple game of patience which often comes out. Can you explain why?

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?

Factors and Multiples game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you win this game?

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?