Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?
An activity based on the game 'Pelmanism'. Set your own level of challenge and beat your own previous best score.
Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?
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?
We think this 3x3 version of the game is often harder than the 5x5 version. Do you agree? If so, why do you think that might be?
Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?
Can you use the numbers on the dice to reach your end of the number line before your partner beats you?
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
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?
Can you work out how to win this game of Nim? Does it matter if you go first or second?
This is a game for two players. Can you find out how to be the first to get to 12 o'clock?
An old game but lots of arithmetic!
How good are you at estimating angles?
Try this version of Snap with a friend - do you know the order of the days of the week?
This is a game in which your counters move in a spiral round the snail's shell. It is about understanding tens and units.