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?

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.

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

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.

Given the products of diagonally opposite cells - can you complete this Sudoku?

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. . . .

Practise your tables skills and try to beat your previous best score in this interactive game.

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

A Sudoku that uses transformations as supporting clues.

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

Use your knowledge of place value to try to win this game. How will you maximise your score?

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

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

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?

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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?

Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory in this matching pairs game.

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

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

Here are some more upper primary strategy games for you to play.

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?

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

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.

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

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. . . .

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

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

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

A simple game of patience which often comes out. Can you explain why?

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.