Games - Lower Primary

Sumo

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Reasoning based on this Japanese activity.

Line of Four

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

A game somewhat similar to 'noughts and crosses' on a much larger space.

Poker Bingo

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

A game played with a standard pack of cards.

Go Moku

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

A game for two players on a large squared space.

Dragons and Swans

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

A game for two players. You'll need some counters.

Crocogator

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

A game for two players. You'll need some counters and somewhere to draw a board.

Totality

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

This is an adding game for two players.

Odd Tic Tac

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

An odd version of tic tac toe

Scissors, Paper, Rock

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Play this well-known game against the computer where each player is equally likely to choose scissors, paper or rock. Why not try the variations too?

Tandems

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

A fun game for two. You'll need some counters.

Tac-tickle

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

This is a challenging game of strategy for two players with many interesting variations.

Up and Down Donkey

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

A number card game for 2-6 players.

Pass the Peas, Please

Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

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

Subtraction Squares

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

A game for 2 players. Using 2 dice, some counters and a games board, can you form a line of counters from one side of the board to the other?

Multiplication Tables - Matching Cards

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:

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