In this game for two players, the idea is to take it in turns to choose 1, 3, 5 or 7. The winner is the first to make the total 37.

A game for 2 people using a pack of cards Turn over 2 cards and try to make an odd number or a multiple of 3.

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

A game for 2 or more people. Starting with 100, subratct a number from 1 to 9 from the total. You score for making an odd number, a number ending in 0 or a multiple of 6.

Some Games That May Be Nice or Nasty for an adult and child. Use your knowledge of place value to beat your opponent.

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

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

Dicey Operations for an adult and child. Can you get close to 1000 than your partner?

Got It game for an adult and child. How can you play so that you know you will always win?

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.

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. . . .

Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.

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.

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

A game for 2 people. Use your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to blast the asteroids.

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.

An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation

There are nasty versions of this dice game but we'll start with the nice ones...

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

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.

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

Factors and Multiples game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you win this game?

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

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

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

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

Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?

A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory

A game for 2 people. Take turns placing a counter on the star. You win when you have completed a line of 3 in your colour.

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

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

Four Go game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have four numbers in a row on the number line?

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

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?

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.

A game for 2 players. Practises subtraction or other maths operations knowledge.

Play this game and see if you can figure out the computer's chosen number.

Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

In this game, you can add, subtract, multiply or divide the numbers on the dice. Which will you do so that you get to the end of the number line first?

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

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.

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

A game for 2 players. Given an arrangement of matchsticks, players take it is turns to remove a matchstick, along with all of the matchsticks that touch it.

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