Can you fit the tangram pieces into the silhouette of the junk?
How can the same pieces of the tangram make this bowl before and after it was chipped? Use the interactivity to try and work out what is going on!
Can you work out what is wrong with the cogs on a UK 2 pound coin?
Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Granma T?
What happens when you turn these cogs? Investigate the differences between turning two cogs of different sizes and two cogs which are the same.
What are the coordinates of the coloured dots that mark out the tangram? Try changing the position of the origin. What happens to the coordinates now?
Choose 13 spots on the grid. Can you work out the scoring system? What is the maximum possible score?
This was a problem for our birthday website. Can you use four of these pieces to form a square? How about making a square with all five pieces?
What shape is the overlap when you slide one of these shapes half way across another? Can you picture it in your head? Use the interactivity to check your visualisation.
Ahmed has some wooden planks to use for three sides of a rabbit run against the shed. What quadrilaterals would he be able to make with the planks of different lengths?
What shaped overlaps can you make with two circles which are the same size? What shapes are 'left over'? What shapes can you make when the circles are different sizes?
If there are 3 squares in the ring, can you place three different numbers in them so that their differences are odd? Try with different numbers of squares around the ring. What do you notice?
Use the interactivity to make this Islamic star and cross design. Can you produce a tessellation of regular octagons with two different types of triangle?
Stop the Clock game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you always win this game?
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. . . .
Find out how we can describe the "symmetries" of this triangle and investigate some combinations of rotating and flipping it.
Use the interactivity or play this dice game yourself. How could you make it fair?
These interactive dominoes can be dragged around the screen.
How many times in twelve hours do the hands of a clock form a right angle? Use the interactivity to check your answers.
A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory
Can you create a story that would describe the movement of the man shown on these graphs? Use the interactivity to try out our ideas.
Train game for an adult and child. Who will be the first to make the train?
Work out the fractions to match the cards with the same amount of money.
In this activity, the computer chooses a times table and shifts it. Can you work out the table and the shift each time?
A card pairing game involving knowledge of simple ratio.
A train building game for 2 players.
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
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 simulation of target archery practice
How many right angles can you make using two sticks?
Can you hang weights in the right place to make the equaliser balance?
Use the number weights to find different ways of balancing the equaliser.
What happens when you try and fit the triomino pieces into these two grids?
This activity challenges you to make collections of shapes. Can you give your collection a name?
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.
Use the interactivity to create some steady rhythms. How could you create a rhythm which sounds the same forwards as it does backwards?
Make one big triangle so the numbers that touch on the small triangles add to 10.
Use your mouse to move the red and green parts of this disc. Can you make images which show the turnings described?
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.
Can you put these shapes in order of size? Start with the smallest.
Match the halves.
If you can post the triangle with either the blue or yellow colour face up, how many ways can it be posted altogether?
Can you cover the camel with these pieces?
Arrange any number of counters from these 18 on the grid to make a rectangle. What numbers of counters make rectangles? How many different rectangles can you make with each number of counters?
Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be?
What does the overlap of these two shapes look like? Try picturing it in your head and then use the interactivity to test your prediction.
A game for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!
Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire rods?
Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?
Use the interactivity to move Mr Pearson and his dog. Can you move him so that the graph shows a curve?