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?

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

How long does it take to brush your teeth? Can you find the matching length of time?

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

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

A game for 2 players. Take turns to place a counter so that it occupies one of the lowest possible positions in the grid. The first player to complete a line of 4 wins.

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

Try this matching game which will help you recognise different ways of saying the same time interval.

In this game for two players, you throw two dice and find the product. How many shapes can you draw on the grid which have that area or perimeter?

Take it in turns to make a triangle on the pegboard. Can you block your opponent?

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.

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?

Gillian Hatch analyses what goes on when mathematical games are used as a pedagogic device.

The computer starts with all the lights off, but then clicks 3, 4 or 5 times at random, leaving some lights on. Can you switch them off again?

Spiralling Decimals game for an adult and child. Can you get three decimals next to each other on the spiral before your partner?

Board Block game for two. Can you stop your partner from being able to make a shape on the board?

This article supplies teachers with information that may be useful in better understanding the nature of games and their role in teaching and learning mathematics.

This article, the second in the series, looks at some different types of games and the sort of mathematical thinking they can develop.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play, either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a line. . . .

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.

In this article for teachers, Liz Woodham describes the criteria she uses to choose mathematical games for the classroom and shares some examples from NRICH.

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

Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

A game to make and play based on the number line.

Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.

An article for teachers and pupils that encourages you to look at the mathematical properties of similar games.

This is a game for 2 players. Each player has 4 counters each, and wins by blocking their opponent's counters. A good follow-on from two stones.

A train building game for two players. Can you be the one to complete the train?

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

Basic strategy games are particularly suitable as starting points for investigations. Players instinctively try to discover a winning strategy, and usually the best way to do this is to analyse. . . .

Calculate the fractional amounts of money to match pairs of cards with the same value.

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

What might your first lesson with a new class look like? In this article, Cherri Moseley makes some suggestions for primary teachers.

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

Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?

Have a go at this game which has been inspired by the Big Internet Math-Off 2019. Can you gain more columns of lily pads than your opponent?

Board Block Challenge game for an adult and child. Can you prevent your partner from being able to make a shape?

Totality game for an adult and child. Be the first to reach your agreed total.

Stop the Clock game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you always win this game?

Incey Wincey Spider game for an adult and child. Will Incey get to the top of the drainpipe?

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

Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last counter?

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

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