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

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?

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.

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.

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

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?

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

A game for two people that can be played with pencils and paper. Combine your knowledge of coordinates with some strategic thinking.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

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

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

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

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

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?

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.

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 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.

There are nasty versions of this dice game but we'll start with the nice ones...

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

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

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. . . .

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.

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. . . .

Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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?