Teacher KS1 Playing with Dice Collection

Using Dice Games in the Classroom

Age 3 to 11

This article outlines some of the benefits of using dice games in the classroom, especially as a tool for formative assessment.

Using Dice Here and There

Age 5 to 11

Bernard's article reminds us of the richness of using dice for number, shape and probability.

Dice & Spinners Interactive

Simple dice and spinners tool for experiments.

Two Dice

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Find all the numbers that can be made by adding the dots on two dice.

Tug of War

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

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

Shut the Box

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

An old game but lots of arithmetic!

Dotty Six

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

Dotty Six is a simple dice game that you can adapt in many ways.

Snail One Hundred

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

This is a game in which your counters move in a spiral round the snail's shell. It is about understanding tens and units.

Incey Wincey Spider

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

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?