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.

Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?

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?

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?

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

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.

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

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

Euler discussed whether or not it was possible to stroll around Koenigsberg crossing each of its seven bridges exactly once. Experiment with different numbers of islands and bridges.

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

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

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.

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

A tool for generating random integers.

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.

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

Use the interactivity to listen to the bells ringing a pattern. Now it's your turn! Play one of the bells yourself. How do you know when it is your turn to ring?

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

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

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

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?

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

Slide the pieces to move Khun Phaen past all the guards into the position on the right from which he can escape to freedom.

An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

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.

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

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

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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

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

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

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

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 an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

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 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. . . .

Here is a solitaire type environment for you to experiment with. Which targets can you reach?

The idea of this game is to add or subtract the two numbers on the dice and cover the result on the grid, trying to get a line of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

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?

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

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

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

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

Use the interactivity to play two of the bells in a pattern. How do you know when it is your turn to ring, and how do you know which bell to ring?

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!