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.

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.

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

Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

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?

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

Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last counter?

A game that tests your understanding of remainders.

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

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

Four Go game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have four numbers in a row on the number line?

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

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

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

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

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?

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.

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

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

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.

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?

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?

Solve this Sudoku puzzle whose clues are in the form of sums of the numbers which should appear in diagonal opposite cells.

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

An interactive game to be played on your own or with friends. Imagine you are having a party. Each person takes it in turns to stand behind the chair where they will get the most chocolate.

A game for 2 people that can be played on line or with pens and paper. Combine your knowledege of coordinates with your skills of strategic thinking.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

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.

Work out the fractions to match the cards with the same amount of money.

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?

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

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

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

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?

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

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. . . .

The computer starts with all the lights off, but then clicks 3, 4 or 5 times at random, leaving some lights on. Can you switch them off again?

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 for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!