Challenge Level

This problem is based on a code using two different prime numbers less than 10. You'll need to multiply them together and shift the alphabet forwards by the result. Can you decipher the code?

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

Add or subtract the two numbers on the spinners and try to complete a row of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Challenge Level

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.

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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?

Challenge Level

Mr McGregor has a magic potting shed. Overnight, the number of plants in it doubles. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of three gardens, planting one garden each day. Can he do it?

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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....?

Challenge Level

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?

Challenge Level

In this game you are challenged to gain more columns of lily pads than your opponent.

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?

Challenge Level

Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the treasure in the minimum number of guesses?

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

Challenge Level

Use the interactivities to fill in these Carroll diagrams. How do you know where to place the numbers?

Challenge Level

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

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

Challenge Level

Can you complete this jigsaw of the multiplication square?

Challenge Level

Watch this film carefully. Can you find a general rule for explaining when the dot will be this same distance from the horizontal axis?

Challenge Level

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.

Challenge Level

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?

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.

Challenge Level

Each light in this interactivity turns on according to a rule. What happens when you enter different numbers? Can you find the smallest number that lights up all four lights?

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

The number of plants in Mr McGregor's magic potting shed increases overnight. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of his gardens, planting one garden each day. How can he do it?

Challenge Level

Try entering different sets of numbers in the number pyramids. How does the total at the top change?

Challenge Level

Can you work out what step size to take to ensure you visit all the dots on the circle?

Challenge Level

What can you say about the values of n that make $7^n + 3^n$ a multiple of 10? Are there other pairs of integers between 1 and 10 which have similar properties?

Challenge Level

Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.

Challenge Level

A and B are two interlocking cogwheels having p teeth and q teeth respectively. One tooth on B is painted red. Find the values of p and q for which the red tooth on B contacts every gap on the. . . .

Challenge Level

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?

Challenge Level

A game for two people, or play online. Given a target number, say 23, and a range of numbers to choose from, say 1-4, players take it in turns to add to the running total to hit their target.

Challenge Level

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

Challenge Level

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.

Challenge Level

These interactive dominoes can be dragged around the screen.

Challenge Level

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

Challenge Level

Can you find the pairs that represent the same amount of money?