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# Number Games

### Dot Card Games

### Tug of War

### Incey Wincey Spider for Two

### Snail One Hundred

### Shut the Box for Two

### Incey Wincey Spider

### Double or Halve?

### Pass the Peas, Please

### Totality for Two

### Totality

### Strike it Out for Two

### Dotty Six for Two

### Nim-7

### Multiplication Tables - Matching Cards

### Strike it Out

### First Connect Three for Two

### Tug Harder!

### Down to Nothing

### Play to 37

### Train Tactics

### Dicey Operations in Line

### Dicey Operations in Line for Two

### Less Is More

### Four Go for Two

### First Connect Three

### Train Tactics for Two

### Daisy

### Calculator Bingo

### Four Go

### Chocolate Bars

### Nice or Nasty

### Nice or Nasty for Two

### The Remainders Game

### Statement Snap

### Matching Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

### Countdown

### Factors and Multiples Game for Two

### Got It

### Spiralling Decimals for Two

### Fifteen

### Spiralling Decimals

### Got It for Two

### Stop or Dare

### Factors and Multiples Game

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Age 3 to 7

These games devised by Jenni Way use dot cards which will help children see the structure of numbers 1-6 and give them confidence as they begin to add and subtract these numbers.

Age 5 to 7

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Can you use the numbers on the dice to reach your end of the number line before your partner beats you?

Age 5 to 7

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Incey Wincey Spider game for an adult and child. Will Incey get to the top of the drainpipe?

Age 5 to 7

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In this game, you throw a dice and move counters along the snail's body and in a spiral around the snail's shell. It is about understanding tens and ones.

Age 5 to 7

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Shut the Box game for an adult and child. Can you turn over the cards which match the numbers on the dice?

Age 5 to 7

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You'll need two dice to play this game against a partner. Will Incey Wincey make it to the top of the drain pipe or the bottom of the drain pipe first?

Age 5 to 7

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Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

Age 5 to 7

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A game for 2 or more players. Practise your addition and subtraction with the aid of a game board and some dried peas!

Age 5 to 11

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Totality game for an adult and child. Be the first to reach your agreed total.

Age 5 to 11

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This is an adding game for two players. Can you be the first to reach the target?

Age 5 to 11

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Strike it Out game for an adult and child. Can you stop your partner from being able to go?

Age 5 to 11

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Dotty Six game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have three sixes in a straight line?

Age 5 to 11

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Can you work out how to win this game of Nim? Does it matter if you go first or second?

Age 5 to 11

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Practise your tables skills and try to beat your previous best score in this interactive game.

Age 5 to 11

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Use your addition and subtraction skills, combined with some strategic thinking, to beat your partner at this game.

Age 7 to 11

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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.

Age 7 to 11

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In this game, you can add, subtract, multiply or divide the numbers on the dice. Which will you do so that you get to the end of the number line first?

Age 7 to 11

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A game for 2 or more people. Starting with 100, subratct a number from 1 to 9 from the total. You score for making an odd number, a number ending in 0 or a multiple of 6.

Age 7 to 11

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In this game for two players, the idea is to take it in turns to choose 1, 3, 5 or 7. The winner is the first to make the total 37.

Age 7 to 11

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A train building game for two players. Can you be the one to complete the train?

Age 7 to 11

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Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?

Age 7 to 11

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Dicey Operations for an adult and child. Can you get close to 1000 than your partner?

Age 7 to 11

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Use your knowledge of place value to try to win this game. How will you maximise your score?

Age 7 to 11

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Four Go game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have four numbers in a row on the number line?

Age 7 to 11

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Add or subtract the two numbers on the spinners and try to complete a row of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Age 7 to 11

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Train game for an adult and child. Who will be the first to make the train?

Age 7 to 11

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In this game for two players, take it in turns to shade one petal, or two petals next to each other. Is it better to go first or second?

Age 7 to 11

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This is a game for two players. What must you subtract to remove the rolled digit from your number? The first to zero wins!

Age 7 to 11

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This challenge is a game for two players. Choose two of the numbers to multiply or divide, then mark your answer on the number line. Can you get four in a row?

Age 7 to 11

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This is a game to be played on your own or with friends. Imagine you are having a party. Each person takes it in turns to stand behind the chair where they will get the most chocolate.

Age 7 to 14

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There are nasty versions of this dice game but we'll start with the nice ones...

Age 7 to 14

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Some Games That May Be Nice or Nasty for an adult and child. Use your knowledge of place value to beat your opponent.

Age 7 to 14

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Play this game and see if you can figure out the computer's chosen number.

Age 7 to 14

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You'll need to know your number properties to win a game of Statement Snap...

Age 7 to 14

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Can you match pairs of fractions, decimals and percentages, and beat your previous scores?

Age 7 to 14

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

Age 7 to 14

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Factors and Multiples game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you win this game?

Age 7 to 14

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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.

Age 7 to 14

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Spiralling Decimals game for an adult and child. Can you get three decimals next to each other on the spiral before your partner?

Age 7 to 14

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

Age 7 to 14

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Take turns to place a decimal number on the spiral. Can you get three consecutive numbers?

Age 7 to 14

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Got It game for an adult and child. How can you play so that you know you will always win?

Age 7 to 16

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All you need for this game is a pack of cards. While you play the game, think about strategies that will increase your chances of winning.

Age 7 to 16

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A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?

Age 7 to 16

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Everthing you have always wanted to do with dominoes! Some of these games are good for practising your mental calculation skills, and some are good for your reasoning skills.