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

Factors and Multiples game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you win this game?

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

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

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

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

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

A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

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.

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 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.

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. . . .

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

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.

Here is a solitaire type environment for you to experiment with. Which targets can you reach?

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

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

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

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

Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?

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

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

Exchange the positions of the two sets of counters in the least possible number of moves

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.

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

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?

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

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

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

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

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

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.

A game for 2 players. Given an arrangement of matchsticks, players take it is turns to remove a matchstick, along with all of the matchsticks that touch it.