Take it in turns to place a domino on the grid. One to be placed horizontally and the other vertically. Can you make it impossible for your opponent to play?

An extension of noughts and crosses in which the grid is enlarged and the length of the winning line can to altered to 3, 4 or 5.

Hover your mouse over the counters to see which ones will be removed. Click to remove them. The winner is the last one to remove a counter. How you can make sure you win?

A game for 1 or 2 people. Use the interactive version, or play with friends. Try to round up as many counters as possible.

A game for 2 players. Given a board of dots in a grid pattern, players take turns drawing a line by connecting 2 adjacent dots. Your goal is to complete more squares than your opponent.

A game for 1 person. Can you work out how the dice must be rolled from the start position to the finish? Play on line.

Seeing Squares game for an adult and child. Can you come up with a way of always winning this game?

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

A game for 1 person to develop stategy and shape and space awareness. 12 counters are placed on a board. Counters are removed one at a time. The aim is to be left with only 1 counter.

Design your own scoring system and play Trumps with these Olympic Sport cards.

A game for 2 players. This could be played outside with people instead of counters. Try to trap or escape from your opponent.

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

A game for 2 players. Draw a daisy with at least 5 petals. Shade 1 or 2 petals next to each other. The winner shades the last petal.

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?

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

An interactive game for 1 person. You are given a rectangle with 50 squares on it. Roll the dice to get a percentage between 2 and 100. How many squares is this? Keep going until you get 100. . . .

A game to be played against the computer, or in groups. Pick a 7-digit number. A random digit is generated. What must you subract to remove the digit from your number? the first to zero wins.

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?

Here is a version of the game 'Happy Families' for you to make and play.

Use the tangram pieces to make our pictures, or to design some of your own!

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

This is a game for 2 players. Each player has 4 counters each, and wins by blocking their opponent's counters. A good follow-on from two stones.

A shunting puzzle for 1 person. Swop the positions of the counters at the top and bottom of the board.

Take it in turns to make a triangle on the pegboard. Can you block your opponent?

A game to make and play based on the number line.

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

Here are a collection of games from around the world to try during the holidays or the last few weeks of term.

Advent Calendar 2010 - a mathematical game for every day during the run-up to Christmas.

The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play, either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a line. . . .

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

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

A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory

Board Block Challenge game for an adult and child. Can you prevent your partner from being able to make a shape?

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?

A game for 2 people. Take turns placing a counter on the star. You win when you have completed a line of 3 in your colour.

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

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

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?

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.

Stop the Clock game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you always win this game?

Try to stop your opponent from being able to split the piles of counters into unequal numbers. Can you find a strategy?

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