If you are looking for a great board game to inspire and engage, then look no further than our fantastic selection of number, shape and strategy board games. We have classic strategy games like Go or the Viking Game, thinking number games like Equate and Nubble and games to practice different maths skills like Totally Tut and Times Tables Lotto.
Games for the family to play at home or great ways of promoting maths learning in schools.See all Board Games
Puzzles to baffle and amuse. A good puzzle takes time to solve. Some are classics, some work at different levels. Most are suitable for all ages.See all Puzzles
You'll find something for all ages in our fantastic range of card games. Have a look at the fast-paced Snap It Up or the challenging Numero. If you love number problems, why not try Target Maths or the best-selling 24 game.See all Card Games
A wide range of books including the Intelliquest Quiz books, Tarquin maths books and our own publication - the Data Books: a complete data handling resource for teachers.See all Books
This section consists of the ever popular Polydron range of construction activities, including the fantastic magnetic range and the NEW science activities ranging from a gems explorer kit to a very inexpensive first microscope. See each of the products for further details.
Polydron has been a classroom geometry standard for many years. It is also an excellent building material. Very high quality pieces snap together to produce strng solid shapes, making great toys as well as developing 3D awareness.See all Construction and Science
Our range of Financial Literacy games have all been designed in-house. They develop a range of skills in finance and enterprise and are great family games as well as suitable for classroom use.See all Financial Literacy
Dice, counters, calculators, timers, ... All the little bits you need to make your own games and activities.See all Equipment
A wide range of box sets to support you in setting up a maths club, run a whole day maths event, run a course for gifted and talented mathematicians or to support the national Number Partners programme.
Have a look at our newly rewritten courses for gifted and talented mathematicians: Wondermaths and Illuminate. These fantastic 10 session courses are now available in handy packages to fit on your shelves.
And - brand new to our site we have a course for secondary aged pupils specifically designed for those learners who are still developing fluency in English. Access to Mathematics is a must for all schools working with pupils for whom English is a barrier to progressing in Maths.See all The Maths Zone Courses
Chris Olley is a very experienced Mathematics Educator. He has worked as head of maths in inner city comprehensive education and as course director for PGCE maths at Goldsmiths and now at King's College London. He has run training session for a whole range of organisations including BeCTA, T3, HP and independently. You can book one of Chris's inspirational sessions for £500 for a full day or pro-rata. Ring 020 8318 6380 to talk through your requirements.
Chris can offer a range of courses for teachers, heads of maths departments and ITE students, focusing on:
- Enrichment maths activities to challenge and inspire
- Working with gifted and talented students in maths
- Using hand-held technology in the classroom including graphing calculators
- Using dynamic software in teaching maths
- Numeracy across the curriculum