Can you work out how to balance this equaliser? You can put more than one weight on a hook.
Is it possible to place 2 counters on the 3 by 3 grid so that there is an even number of counters in every row and every column? How about if you have 3 counters or 4 counters or....?
Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Use the interactivity to help you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had.
If you hang two weights on one side of this balance, in how many different ways can you hang three weights on the other side for it to be balanced?
Investigate the smallest number of moves it takes to turn these mats upside-down if you can only turn exactly three at a time.
Use the clues to colour each square.
How many trains can you make which are the same length as Matt's, using rods that are identical?
Use the interactivity to help get a feel for this problem and to find out all the possible ways the balls could land.
Here are some rods that are different colours. How could I make a dark green rod using yellow and white rods?
Try to stop your opponent from being able to split the piles of counters into unequal numbers. Can you find a strategy?
Three beads are threaded on a circular wire and are coloured either red or blue. Can you find all four different combinations?
Use the interactivities to fill in these Carroll diagrams. How do you know where to place the numbers?
Find out what a "fault-free" rectangle is and try to make some of your own.
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. . . .
Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?
A generic circular pegboard resource.
Use the interactivity to investigate what kinds of triangles can be drawn on peg boards with different numbers of pegs.
Use the Cuisenaire rods environment to investigate ratio. Can you find pairs of rods in the ratio 3:2? How about 9:6?
Try out the lottery that is played in a far-away land. What is the chance of winning?
There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?
Investigate which numbers make these lights come on. What is the smallest number you can find that lights up all the lights?
A train building game for 2 players.
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?
A game for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!
An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation
Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.
These interactive dominoes can be dragged around the screen.
This article gives you a few ideas for understanding the Got It! game and how you might find a winning strategy.
Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.
What do the numbers shaded in blue on this hundred square have in common? What do you notice about the pink numbers? How about the shaded numbers in the other squares?
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?
Place the numbers 1 to 6 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.
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?
Can you put the numbers from 1 to 15 on the circles so that no consecutive numbers lie anywhere along a continuous straight line?
How many triangles can you make using sticks that are 3cm, 4cm and 5cm long?
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?
Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?
A simulation of target archery practice
Use the interactivity or play this dice game yourself. How could you make it fair?
Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.
Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire rods?
Choose 13 spots on the grid. Can you work out the scoring system? What is the maximum possible score?
You have 4 red and 5 blue counters. How many ways can they be placed on a 3 by 3 grid so that all the rows columns and diagonals have an even number of red counters?
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
An odd version of tic tac toe
How many different ways can you find to join three equilateral triangles together? Can you convince us that you have found them all?
A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory
Can you cover the camel with these pieces?
Can you sort these triangles into three different families and explain how you did it?