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. . . .

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. . . .

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?

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

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

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 investigate factors and multiples.

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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

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

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

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?

This is an interactive net of a Rubik's cube. Twists of the 3D cube become mixes of the squares on the 2D net. Have a play and see how many scrambles you can undo!

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

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.

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

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

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

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

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

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

On the 3D grid a strange (and deadly) animal is lurking. Using the tracking system can you locate this creature as quickly as possible?

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

P is a point on the circumference of a circle radius r which rolls, without slipping, inside a circle of radius 2r. What is the locus of P?

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

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

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.

A java applet that takes you through the steps needed to solve a Diophantine equation of the form Px+Qy=1 using Euclid's algorithm.

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

Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?

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.

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?

The opposite vertices of a square have coordinates (a,b) and (c,d). What are the coordinates of the other vertices?

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. . . .

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. . . .

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.

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.

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.

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

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

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

A tool for generating random integers.

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. . . .

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

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

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