Everthing you have always wanted to do with dominoes! Some of these games are good for practising your mental calculation skills, and some are good for your reasoning skills.

A game for two people, who take turns to move the counters. The player to remove the last counter from the board wins.

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 game for 2 people. Take turns joining two dots, until your opponent is unable to move.

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?

Four numbers on an intersection that need to be placed in the surrounding cells. That is all you need to know to solve this sudoku.

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.

Two sudokus in one. Challenge yourself to make the necessary connections.

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

This second Sudoku article discusses "Corresponding Sudokus" which are pairs of Sudokus with terms that can be matched using a substitution rule.

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.

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 2 players. This could be played outside with people instead of counters. Try to trap or escape from your opponent.

Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?

A game for 2 players. Draw a daisy with at least 5 petals. Shade 1 or 2 petals next to each other. The winner shades the last petal.

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

A Sudoku that uses transformations as supporting clues.

A game for two people that can be played with pencils and paper. Combine your knowledge of coordinates with some strategic thinking.

Two sudokus in one. Challenge yourself to make the necessary connections.

A game for 2 players that can be played online. Players take it in turns to select a word from the 9 words given. The aim is to select all the occurrences of the same letter.

Advent Calendar 2010 - a mathematical game for every day during the run-up to Christmas.

Solve this Sudoku puzzle whose clues are in the form of sums of the numbers which should appear in diagonal opposite cells.

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

A game for 2 players. Using 2 dice, some counters and a games board, can you form a line of counters from one side of the board to the other?

This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.

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

This pair of linked Sudokus matches letters with numbers and hides a seasonal greeting. Can you find it?

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?

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

This sudoku requires you to have "double vision" - two Sudoku's for the price of one

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

Take turns to place a decimal number on the spiral. Can you get three consecutive numbers?

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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

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

The aim of the game is to slide the green square from the top right hand corner to the bottom left hand corner in the least number of moves.

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

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

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