Cut four triangles from a square as shown in the picture. How many different shapes can you make by fitting the four triangles back together?

Use the interactivity to find all the different right-angled triangles you can make by just moving one corner of the starting triangle.

How many different triangles can you make on a circular pegboard that has nine pegs?

What is the greatest number of squares you can make by overlapping three squares?

What shaped overlaps can you make with two circles which are the same size?

Investigate the smallest number of moves it takes to turn these mats upside-down if you can only turn exactly three at a time.

Can you use small coloured cubes to make a 3 by 3 by 3 cube so that each face of the bigger cube contains one of each colour?

Investigate how the four L-shapes fit together to make an enlarged L-shape. You could explore this idea with other shapes too.

Can you find all the different triangles on these peg boards, and find their angles?

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?

Use the interactivity to investigate what kinds of triangles can be drawn on peg boards with different numbers of pegs.

The computer has made a rectangle and will tell you the number of spots it uses in total. Can you find out where the rectangle is?

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

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

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?

Draw some isosceles triangles with an area of $9$cm$^2$ and a vertex at (20,20). If all the vertices must have whole number coordinates, how many is it possible to draw?

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?

Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.

Is it possible to place 2 counters on the 3 by 3 grid so that there is an even number of counters in every row and every column? How about if you have 3 counters or 4 counters or....?

Semi-regular tessellations combine two or more different regular polygons to fill the plane. Can you find all the semi-regular tessellations?

What do the numbers shaded in blue on this hundred square have in common? What do you notice about the pink numbers? How about the shaded numbers in the other squares?

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.

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.

A circle rolls around the outside edge of a square so that its circumference always touches the edge of the square. Can you describe the locus of the centre of the circle?

Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.

In this activity, the computer chooses a times table and shifts it. Can you work out the table and the shift each time?

An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

This problem is about investigating whether it is possible to start at one vertex of a platonic solid and visit every other vertex once only returning to the vertex you started at.

Show how this pentagonal tile can be used to tile the plane and describe the transformations which map this pentagon to its images in the tiling.

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.

Two circles of equal radius touch at P. One circle is fixed whilst the other moves, rolling without slipping, all the way round. How many times does the moving coin revolve before returning to P?

Euler discussed whether or not it was possible to stroll around Koenigsberg crossing each of its seven bridges exactly once. Experiment with different numbers of islands and bridges.

We can show that (x + 1)² = x² + 2x + 1 by considering the area of an (x + 1) by (x + 1) square. Show in a similar way that (x + 2)² = x² + 4x + 4

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

It's easy to work out the areas of most squares that we meet, but what if they were tilted?

These interactive dominoes can be dragged around the screen.

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

The 2012 primary advent calendar features twenty-four of our posters, one for each day in the run-up to Christmas.

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

Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?

This 100 square jigsaw is written in code. It starts with 1 and ends with 100. Can you build it up?

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

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

Triangular numbers can be represented by a triangular array of squares. What do you notice about the sum of identical triangle numbers?