Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.
Match the cards of the same value.
Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.
A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day of Advent.
Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?
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.
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.
An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
How good are you at estimating angles?
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.
This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.
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.
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.
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 tool for generating random integers.
A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.
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.
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 beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?
Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the robber in the minimum number of guesses?
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?
Can you be the first to complete a row of three?
Can you discover whether this is a fair game?
Can you find all the 4-ball shuffles?
Start by putting one million (1 000 000) into the display of your calculator. Can you reduce this to 7 using just the 7 key and add, subtract, multiply, divide and equals as many times as you like?
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?
Place the numbers from 1 to 9 in the squares below so that the difference between joined squares is odd. How many different ways can you do this?
Carry out some time trials and gather some data to help you decide on the best training regime for your rowing crew.
Can you coach your rowing eight to win?
How have the numbers been placed in this Carroll diagram? Which labels would you put on each row and column?
If you have only four weights, where could you place them in order to balance this equaliser?
Investigate how logic gates work in circuits.
Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be?
Can you locate the lost giraffe? Input coordinates to help you search and find the giraffe in the fewest guesses.
Starting with the number 180, take away 9 again and again, joining up the dots as you go. Watch out - don't join all the dots!
Here is a solitaire type environment for you to experiment with. Which targets can you reach?
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?
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. 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.