Two engines, at opposite ends of a single track railway line, set off towards one another just as a fly, sitting on the front of one of the engines, sets off flying along the railway line...
Experiment with the interactivity of "rolling" regular polygons, and explore how the different positions of the red dot affects its vertical and horizontal movement at each stage.
Use the interactivity to move Mr Pearson and his dog. Can you move him so that the graph shows a curve?
Experiment with the interactivity of "rolling" regular polygons, and explore how the different positions of the red dot affects the distance it travels at each stage.
Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.
A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day of Advent.
Can you create a story that would describe the movement of the man shown on these graphs? Use the interactivity to try out our ideas.
Can you be the first to complete a row of three?
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.
A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory
This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
A game for two or more players that uses a knowledge of measuring tools. Spin the spinner and identify which jobs can be done with the measuring tool shown.
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.
Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Little Ming?
How many times in twelve hours do the hands of a clock form a right angle? Use the interactivity to check your answers.
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
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 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!
A game for 1 or 2 people. Use the interactive version, or play with friends. Try to round up as many counters as possible.
Two circles of equal radius touch at P. One circle is fixed whilst the other moves, rolling without slipping, all the way round. How many times does the moving coin revolve before returning to P?
A game for 2 players. Can be played online. One player has 1 red counter, the other has 4 blue. The red counter needs to reach the other side, and the blue needs to trap the red.
Try this interactive strategy game for 2
Euler discussed whether or not it was possible to stroll around Koenigsberg crossing each of its seven bridges exactly once. Experiment with different numbers of islands and bridges.
Match the cards of the same value.
Slide the pieces to move Khun Phaen past all the guards into the position on the right from which he can escape to freedom.
A red square and a blue square overlap so that the corner of the red square rests on the centre of the blue square. Show that, whatever the orientation of the red square, it covers a quarter of the. . . .
Given the nets of 4 cubes with the faces coloured in 4 colours, build a tower so that on each vertical wall no colour is repeated, that is all 4 colours appear.
An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons
Practise your diamond mining skills and your x,y coordination in this homage to Pacman.
Find out how we can describe the "symmetries" of this triangle and investigate some combinations of rotating and flipping it.
Experiment with the interactivity of "rolling" regular polygons, and explore how the different positions of the red dot affects its speed at each stage.
A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.
A circle rolls around the outside edge of a square so that its circumference always touches the edge of the square. Can you describe the locus of the centre of the circle?
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.
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?
An activity based on the game 'Pelmanism'. Set your own level of challenge and beat your own previous best score.
Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.
Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.
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 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?
This was a problem for our birthday website. Can you use four of these pieces to form a square? How about making a square with all five pieces?
A tool for generating random integers.