Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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

It's easy to work out the areas of most squares that we meet, but what if they were tilted?

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

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

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?

A ladder 3m long rests against a wall with one end a short distance from its base. Between the wall and the base of a ladder is a garden storage box 1m tall and 1m high. What is the maximum distance. . . .

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

Prove Pythagoras Theorem using enlargements and scale factors.

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?

Six balls of various colours are randomly shaken into a trianglular arrangement. What is the probability of having at least one red in the corner?

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

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

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

The interactive diagram has two labelled points, A and B. It is designed to be used with the problem "Cushion Ball"

This set of resources for teachers offers interactive environments to support work on loci at Key Stage 4.

An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

A right-angled isosceles triangle is rotated about the centre point of a square. What can you say about the area of the part of the square covered by the triangle as it rotates?

This resource contains a range of problems and interactivities on the theme of coordinates in two and three dimensions.

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

Place a red counter in the top left corner of a 4x4 array, which is covered by 14 other smaller counters, leaving a gap in the bottom right hand corner (HOME). What is the smallest number of moves. . . .

This resource contains interactive problems to support work on number sequences at Key Stage 4.

How good are you at finding the formula for a number pattern ?

To avoid losing think of another very well known game where the patterns of play are similar.

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

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. . . .

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. . . .

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

There are 27 small cubes in a 3 x 3 x 3 cube, 54 faces being visible at any one time. Is it possible to reorganise these cubes so that by dipping the large cube into a pot of paint three times you. . . .

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.

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

Rotate a copy of the trapezium about the centre of the longest side of the blue triangle to make a square. Find the area of the square and then derive a formula for the area of the trapezium.

This rectangle is cut into five pieces which fit exactly into a triangular outline and also into a square outline where the triangle, the rectangle and the square have equal areas.

Can you give the coordinates of the vertices of the fifth point in the patterm on this 3D grid?

Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?

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?

Discover a handy way to describe reorderings and solve our anagram in the process.

A point P is selected anywhere inside an equilateral triangle. What can you say about the sum of the perpendicular distances from P to the sides of the triangle? Can you prove your conjecture?

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

Do you know how to find the area of a triangle? You can count the squares. What happens if we turn the triangle on end? Press the button and see. Try counting the number of units in the triangle now. . . .

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

The number of plants in Mr McGregor's magic potting shed increases overnight. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of his gardens, planting one garden each day. How can he do it?

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

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

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.