A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?
A game for two people, or play online. Given a target number, say 23, and a range of numbers to choose from, say 1-4, players take it in turns to add to the running total to hit their target.
How good are you at estimating angles?
Play the divisibility game to create numbers in which the first two digits make a number divisible by 2, the first three digits make a number divisible by 3...
A game in which players take it in turns to turn up two cards. If they can draw a triangle which satisfies both properties they win the pair of cards. And a few challenging questions to follow...
Generate three random numbers to determine the side lengths of a triangle. What triangles can you draw?
Move your counters through this snake of cards and see how far you can go. Are you surprised by where you end up?
Collect as many diamonds as you can by drawing three straight lines.
A game in which players take it in turns to try to draw quadrilaterals (or triangles) with particular properties. Is it possible to fill the game grid?
Play this game to learn about adding and subtracting positive and negative numbers
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?
Why not challenge a friend to play this transformation game?
Charlie has made a Magic V. Can you use his example to make some more? And how about Magic Ls, Ns and Ws?
A game for 2 or more people, based on the traditional card game Rummy. Players aim to make two `tricks', where each trick has to consist of a picture of a shape, a name that describes that shape, and. . . .
How can we make sense of national and global statistics involving very large numbers?
Engage in a little mathematical detective work to see if you can spot the fakes.
Invent a scoring system for a 'guess the weight' competition.
Can you deduce which Olympic athletics events are represented by the graphs?
My measurements have got all jumbled up! Swap them around and see if you can find a combination where every measurement is valid.
Investigate what happens to the equations of different lines when you reflect them in one of the axes. Try to predict what will happen. Explain your findings.
In this game the winner is the first to complete a row of three. Are some squares easier to land on than others?
There are lots of different methods to find out what the shapes are worth - how many can you find?
Investigate what happens to the equation of different lines when you translate them. Try to predict what will happen. Explain your findings.
These Olympic quantities have been jumbled up! Can you put them back together again?