Match the halves.
An odd version of tic tac toe
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?
A game for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!
A game for two people that can be played with pencils and paper. Combine your knowledge of coordinates with some strategic thinking.
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.
Incey Wincey Spider game for an adult and child. Will Incey get to the top of the drainpipe?
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.
A card pairing game involving knowledge of simple ratio.
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?
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
An interactive activity for one to experiment with a tricky tessellation
A train building game for 2 players.
Train game for an adult and child. Who will be the first to make the train?
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. . . .
Try to stop your opponent from being able to split the piles of counters into unequal numbers. Can you find a strategy?
Work out the fractions to match the cards with the same amount of money.
A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory
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?
Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?
Use the interactivity to find out how many quarter turns the man must rotate through to look like each of the pictures.
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?
A generic circular pegboard resource.
Use the Cuisenaire rods environment to investigate ratio. Can you find pairs of rods in the ratio 3:2? How about 9:6?
Take it in turns to make a triangle on the pegboard. Can you block your opponent?
Move just three of the circles so that the triangle faces in the opposite direction.
Choose 13 spots on the grid. Can you work out the scoring system? What is the maximum possible score?
What shaped overlaps can you make with two circles which are the same size? What shapes are 'left over'? What shapes can you make when the circles are different sizes?
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?
Board Block game for two. Can you stop your partner from being able to make a shape on the board?
How many right angles can you make using two sticks?
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.
Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.
Use the interactivities to fill in these Carroll diagrams. How do you know where to place the numbers?
Can you hang weights in the right place to make the equaliser balance?
A simulation of target archery practice
Use the number weights to find different ways of balancing the equaliser.
If you hang two weights on one side of this balance, in how many different ways can you hang three weights on the other side for it to be balanced?
Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.
These interactive dominoes can be dragged around the screen.
Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.
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.
This activity challenges you to make collections of shapes. Can you give your collection a name?
If you have only four weights, where could you place them in order to balance this equaliser?
Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire rods?
A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.
Can you sort these triangles into three different families and explain how you did it?
How many trains can you make which are the same length as Matt's, using rods that are identical?
Use the interactivity to make this Islamic star and cross design. Can you produce a tessellation of regular octagons with two different types of triangle?