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Counters

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

Money Line-up

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In this game for two players, the aim is to make a row of four coins which total one dollar.

Totality

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This is an adding game for two players.

Criss Cross Quiz

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A game for 2 players. Practises subtraction or other maths operations knowledge.

Asteroid Blast

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A game for 2 people. Use your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to blast the asteroids.

Strike it Out for Two

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

How Long Does it Take?

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In this matching game, you have to decide how long different events take.

Sliding Game

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

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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!

Play to 37

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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.

Dicey Perimeter, Dicey Area

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In this game for two players, you throw two dice and find the product. How many shapes can you draw on the grid which have that area or perimeter?

Matching Time

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Try this matching game which will help you recognise different ways of saying the same time interval.

Nice or Nasty for Two

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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.

Got it for Two

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

Incey Wincey Spider

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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?

Double or Halve?

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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?

Making Maths: Birds from an Egg

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Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

Four Go for Two

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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?

The Twelve Pointed Star Game

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Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

Odds and Threes

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A game for 2 people using a pack of cards Turn over 2 cards and try to make an odd number or a multiple of 3.

Shut the Box for Two

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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?

Four Go

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

Jumping Reindeer

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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.

Wild Jack

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A game for 2 or more players with a pack of cards. Practise your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to hit the target score.

Traffic Lights

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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. . . .

Down to Nothing

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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.

Tac-tickle

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

Tug Harder!

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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?

Strike it Out

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

Olympic Cards

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

Making Maths: Happy Families

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

SHOO

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A complicated game played on a 9 x 9 checkered grid.

Low Go

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A game for 2 players. Take turns to place a counter so that it occupies one of the lowest possible positions in the grid. The first player to complete a line of 4 wins.

Line of Four

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

Tantrix Discovery

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A fun puzzle with tantrix tiles.

Games from Around the World

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

Daisy

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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.

Gotcha

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

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

First Connect Three

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The idea of this game is to add or subtract the two numbers on the dice and cover the result on the grid, trying to get a line of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Dragons and Swans

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

Totality for Two

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

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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.

Tug of War

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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?

Twinkle Twinkle

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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.

Subtraction Squares

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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?

First Connect Three for Two

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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.

Crocogator

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

Board Block Challenge for Two

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

Spiralling Decimals for Two

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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?