An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

The aim of the game is to slide the green square from the top right hand corner to the bottom left hand corner in the least number of moves.

A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.

This interactivity invites you to make conjectures and explore probabilities of outcomes related to two independent events.

Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

Can you beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?

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.

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

Can you make a right-angled triangle on this peg-board by joining up three points round the edge?

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

Start with any number of counters in any number of piles. 2 players take it in turns to remove any number of counters from a single pile. The winner is the player to take the last counter.

Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?

Work out how to light up the single light. What's the rule?

This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.

Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.

Use this animation to experiment with lotteries. Choose how many balls to match, how many are in the carousel, and how many draws to make at once.

The classic vector racing game brought to a screen near you.

Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.

Square It game for an adult and child. Can you come up with a way of always winning this game?

A simple spinner that is equally likely to land on Red or Black. Useful if tossing a coin, dropping it, and rummaging about on the floor have lost their appeal. Needs a modern browser; if IE then at. . . .

A and B are two interlocking cogwheels having p teeth and q teeth respectively. One tooth on B is painted red. Find the values of p and q for which the red tooth on B contacts every gap on the. . . .

A tool for generating random integers.

A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day of Advent.

This article gives you a few ideas for understanding the Got It! game and how you might find a winning strategy.

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

A tilted square is a square with no horizontal sides. Can you devise a general instruction for the construction of a square when you are given just one of its sides?

Overlaying pentominoes can produce some effective patterns. Why not use LOGO to try out some of the ideas suggested here?

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.

When number pyramids have a sequence on the bottom layer, some interesting patterns emerge...

Triangle numbers can be represented by a triangular array of squares. What do you notice about the sum of identical triangle numbers?

Can you set the logic gates so that the number of bulbs which are on is the same as the number of switches which are on?

Each light in this interactivity turns on according to a rule. What happens when you enter different numbers? Can you find the smallest number that lights up all four lights?

Cellular is an animation that helps you make geometric sequences composed of square cells.

What are the areas of these triangles? What do you notice? Can you generalise to other "families" of triangles?

We can show that (x + 1)² = x² + 2x + 1 by considering the area of an (x + 1) by (x + 1) square. Show in a similar way that (x + 2)² = x² + 4x + 4

What can you say about the values of n that make $7^n + 3^n$ a multiple of 10? Are there other pairs of integers between 1 and 10 which have similar properties?

You can move the 4 pieces of the jigsaw and fit them into both outlines. Explain what has happened to the missing one unit of area.