Find the frequency distribution for ordinary English, and use it to help you crack the code.

in how many ways can you place the numbers 1, 2, 3 … 9 in the nine regions of the Olympic Emblem (5 overlapping circles) so that the amount in each ring is the same?

Find all the ways of placing the numbers 1 to 9 on a W shape, with 3 numbers on each leg, so that each set of 3 numbers has the same total.

Is this a fair game? How many ways are there of creating a fair game by adding odd and even numbers?

Meg and Mo still need to hang their marbles so that they balance, but this time the constraints are different. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.

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

Meg and Mo need to hang their marbles so that they balance. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.

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

Draw some isosceles triangles with an area of $9$cm$^2$ and a vertex at (20,20). If all the vertices must have whole number coordinates, how many is it possible to draw?

Can you find a relationship between the number of dots on the circle and the number of steps that will ensure that all points are hit?

Learn how to use the Shuffles interactivity by running through these tutorial demonstrations.

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

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

Practise your diamond mining skills and your x,y coordination in this homage to Pacman.

Imagine picking up a bow and some arrows and attempting to hit the target a few times. Can you work out the settings for the sight that give you the best chance of gaining a high score?

Mo has left, but Meg is still experimenting. Use the interactivity to help you find out how she can alter her pouch of marbles and still keep the two pouches balanced.

Carry out some time trials and gather some data to help you decide on the best training regime for your rowing crew.

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...

Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the robber in the minimum number of guesses?

Charlie likes tablecloths that use as many colours as possible, but insists that his tablecloths have some symmetry. Can you work out how many colours he needs for different tablecloth designs?

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

How many different triangles can you make which consist of the centre point and two of the points on the edge? Can you work out each of their angles?

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.

Can you work out which spinners were used to generate the frequency charts?

Try entering different sets of numbers in the number pyramids. How does the total at the top change?

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?

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.

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.

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. . . .

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.

What is the relationship between the angle at the centre and the angles at the circumference, for angles which stand on the same arc? Can you prove it?

Have you seen this way of doing multiplication ?

Semi-regular tessellations combine two or more different regular polygons to fill the plane. Can you find all the semi-regular tessellations?

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

You have 27 small cubes, 3 each of nine colours. Use the small cubes to make a 3 by 3 by 3 cube so that each face of the bigger cube contains one of every colour.

These formulae are often quoted, but rarely proved. In this article, we derive the formulae for the volumes of a square-based pyramid and a cone, using relatively simple mathematical concepts.

Can you locate the lost giraffe? Input coordinates to help you search and find the giraffe in the fewest guesses.

A game for two people, or play online. Given a target number, say 23, and a range of numbers to choose from, say 1-4, players take it in turns to add to the running total to hit their target.

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

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

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

A group of interactive resources to support work on percentages Key Stage 4.

Mr McGregor has a magic potting shed. Overnight, the number of plants in it doubles. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of three gardens, planting one garden each day. Can he do it?

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

Show how this pentagonal tile can be used to tile the plane and describe the transformations which map this pentagon to its images in the tiling.

7 balls are shaken in a container. You win if the two blue balls touch. What is the probability of winning?

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.