Move just three of the circles so that the triangle faces in the opposite direction.

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

Place the numbers from 1 to 9 in the squares below so that the difference between joined squares is odd. How many different ways can you do this?

This article gives you a few ideas for understanding the Got It! game and how you might find a winning strategy.

Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Use the interactivity to help you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had.

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

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

How have the numbers been placed in this Carroll diagram? Which labels would you put on each row and column?

Use the interactivities to fill in these Carroll diagrams. How do you know where to place the numbers?

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.

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

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?

Investigate the smallest number of moves it takes to turn these mats upside-down if you can only turn exactly three at a time.

Can you use the numbers on the dice to reach your end of the number line before your partner beats you?

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?

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?

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?

How many trains can you make which are the same length as Matt's, using rods that are identical?

Find out what a "fault-free" rectangle is and try to make some of your own.

Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.

Play this well-known game against the computer where each player is equally likely to choose scissors, paper or rock. Why not try the variations too?

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?

Our 2008 Advent Calendar has a 'Making Maths' activity for every day in the run-up to Christmas.

If you have only four weights, where could you place them in order to balance this equaliser?

Yasmin and Zach have some bears to share. Which numbers of bears can they share so that there are none left over?

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....?

Use the interactivity to find out how many quarter turns the man must rotate through to look like each of the pictures.

Can you work out how to balance this equaliser? You can put more than one weight on a hook.

How have the numbers been placed in this Carroll diagram? Which labels would you put on each row and column?

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

Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be?

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?

Choose four of the numbers from 1 to 9 to put in the squares so that the differences between joined squares are odd.

Complete the squares - but be warned some are trickier than they look!

Use the interactivity to sort these numbers into sets. Can you give each set a name?

Take it in turns to place a domino on the grid. One to be placed horizontally and the other vertically. Can you make it impossible for your opponent to play?

Starting with the number 180, take away 9 again and again, joining up the dots as you go. Watch out - don't join all the dots!

Use the interactivities to fill in these Carroll diagrams. How do you know where to place the numbers?

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

Can you hang weights in the right place to make the equaliser balance?

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.

Choose 13 spots on the grid. Can you work out the scoring system? What is the maximum possible score?

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