There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.

My coat has three buttons. How many ways can you find to do up all the buttons?

El Crico the cricket has to cross a square patio to get home. He can jump the length of one tile, two tiles and three tiles. Can you find a path that would get El Crico home in three jumps?

Take three differently coloured blocks - maybe red, yellow and blue. Make a tower using one of each colour. How many different towers can you make?

These activities lend themselves to systematic working in the sense that it helps to have an ordered approach.

Start with three pairs of socks. Now mix them up so that no mismatched pair is the same as another mismatched pair. Is there more than one way to do it?

In this problem it is not the squares that jump, you do the jumping! The idea is to go round the track in as few jumps as possible.

Find all the numbers that can be made by adding the dots on two dice.

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.

Imagine that the puzzle pieces of a jigsaw are roughly a rectangular shape and all the same size. How many different puzzle pieces could there be?

Lorenzie was packing his bag for a school trip. He packed four shirts and three pairs of pants. "I will be able to have a different outfit each day", he said. How many days will Lorenzie be away?

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?

Use the clues to find out who's who in the family, to fill in the family tree and to find out which of the family members are mathematicians and which are not.

Find out what a "fault-free" rectangle is and try to make some of your own.

These are the faces of Will, Lil, Bill, Phil and Jill. Use the clues to work out which name goes with each face.

My briefcase has a three-number combination lock, but I have forgotten the combination. I remember that there's a 3, a 5 and an 8. How many possible combinations are there to try?

Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Use the interactivity to help you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had.

The Red Express Train usually has five red carriages. How many ways can you find to add two blue carriages?

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

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.

Sweets are given out to party-goers in a particular way. Investigate the total number of sweets received by people sitting in different positions.

Place the 16 different combinations of cup/saucer in this 4 by 4 arrangement so that no row or column contains more than one cup or saucer of the same colour.

These activities lend themselves to systematic working in the sense that it helps if you have an ordered approach.

Place the numbers 1 to 8 in the circles so that no consecutive numbers are joined by a line.

In how many ways could Mrs Beeswax put ten coins into her three puddings so that each pudding ended up with at least two coins?

Can you put plus signs in so this is true? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 = 99 How many ways can you do it?

I was in my car when I noticed a line of four cars on the lane next to me with number plates starting and ending with J, K, L and M. What order were they in?

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

Arrange eight of the numbers between 1 and 9 in the Polo Square below so that each side adds to the same total.

What do the numbers shaded in blue on this hundred square have in common? What do you notice about the pink numbers? How about the shaded numbers in the other squares?

Use these head, body and leg pieces to make Robot Monsters which are different heights.

A magician took a suit of thirteen cards and held them in his hand face down. Every card he revealed had the same value as the one he had just finished spelling. How did this work?

This problem is based on a code using two different prime numbers less than 10. You'll need to multiply them together and shift the alphabet forwards by the result. Can you decipher the code?

Zumf makes spectacles for the residents of the planet Zargon, who have either 3 eyes or 4 eyes. How many lenses will Zumf need to make all the different orders for 9 families?

Can you find all the different triangles on these peg boards, and find their angles?

Move from the START to the FINISH by moving across or down to the next square. Can you find a route to make these totals?

Can you put the numbers from 1 to 15 on the circles so that no consecutive numbers lie anywhere along a continuous straight line?

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?

Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?

Chandra, Jane, Terry and Harry ordered their lunches from the sandwich shop. Use the information below to find out who ordered each sandwich.

In this town, houses are built with one room for each person. There are some families of seven people living in the town. In how many different ways can they build their houses?

How many triangles can you make using sticks that are 3cm, 4cm and 5cm long?

What happens when you try and fit the triomino pieces into these two grids?

How could you put eight beanbags in the hoops so that there are four in the blue hoop, five in the red and six in the yellow? Can you find all the ways of doing this?

This magic square has operations written in it, to make it into a maze. Start wherever you like, go through every cell and go out a total of 15!

Using the statements, can you work out how many of each type of rabbit there are in these pens?

When you throw two regular, six-faced dice you have more chance of getting one particular result than any other. What result would that be? Why is this?

Investigate the smallest number of moves it takes to turn these mats upside-down if you can only turn exactly three at a time.