Boost Maths: Online Games

If you can't wait for your child to start practising and learning Maths by playing games, here is a selection of the best free online games suitable for secondary school pupils in the UK, with the associated National Curriculum levels. 

(Please note: some of these games can only be opened if you have Shockwave or Flash Player.)

Level 2

Addition Blast-Off - Adding numbers to reach a target.

Igloo Shopping - Select the correct money to pay for items.

Money Splat - Recognise coins that add to make 10p.

Number Twins - Learning number bonds.

Level 3

2-D Shapes - Making simple fractions.

Bang on Time - Stop the clock at the given time.

Beat the Clock - Identifying decimals from a diagram.

Change Exchanger - Scan items and click on the hand to work out the change.

Circle Fractions - Identifying different fractions.

Division Mine - Practise division.

Fraction Flags - Practise drawing different patterns that make a half.

Fraction Splat - Identifying improper fractions and mixed numbers.

Fractone - Finding pairs of fractions that add to make one.

Fruit Shoot (Decimals) - Comparing decimals.

Hickory Dickory Dock - Choose the correct time.

Jet Ski Addition - Simple adding to 20.

On Time (level 2) - Setting the clock to hours and half hours.

On Time (level 4) - Setting a clock to 5 minute intervals.

Place Value Strategy - Making the biggest number to win.

Reindeer Cookie Café - Basic division questions.

Scooter Quest - Decimal place value.

Shape Shoot - Symmetry: identify how many lines of symmetry a shape has.

Ships and Boats - Identifying the correct value of a digit.

Stop the clock 1 - Match the clock to the correct words - "o'clock" only.

Stop the clock 2 - Match the clock to the words: "o'clock" and "half-past".

Telling the Time Basketball Game - Multiple choice reading time in 1 minute intervals.

Level 4

Addition and Subtraction - Using mental methods and column methods.

Airlines Builder - Making shapes with a given perimeter.

Alien Angles - Estimating angles.

Billy Bug - Finding a positive coordinate.

Column Subtraction - Practising borrowing.

Compare Integers - Choosing "greater than" or "less than" to compare numbers.

Decimal Squares Blackjack - Adding decimals.

Demolition Division - Deriving division facts from times-tables. 

Dino Dig - Finding bones by guessing coordinates.

Factor Feeder - Identifying factors.

Hit the Button - Times tables practice.

Kung Fu Angles - Estimating/Measuring angles.

Mission 2110 - Symmetry: recognise symmetry and reflect shapes.

Mostly Postie - Reading weights off scales.

Number Balls  - Putting positive and negative numbers in order of size.

Number Cop - Identifying Multiples, Squares and Primes.

Penguin Jump - Times tables practice.

Pony Division - Practise basic division.

Railroad Repair - Simple addition/subtraction of decimals.

Reflection - Reflecting a pattern in a mirror line.

Rope Tug - Subtracting decimals.

Shape Up - Drawing rectangles with a given perimeter or area.

Soccer Math - Rounding to the nearest whole number.

Symmetry Game - Complete the symmetrical pattern.

Tile the Floor - Counting areas.

Tractor Multiplication - Times Table Practice.

Writing Coordinates - Writing a correct pair of coordinates.

Written Multiplication Game - Practice the grid method.

Level 5

Bamzooki - Finding the Mean, Median, Mode and Range.

Decimal Speedway - Multiplying and adding with decimals.

Downhill Racer - Working out fractions of an amount.

Find Grampy - Visualisation of fractions and simplifying.

Fraction Frenzy - Matching equivalent fractions.

Integer Warp - Multiplying negative numbers.

Mission 2110 - Angles - Estimating angles, angle words, triangles.

Number Balls - Multiplying and ordering negative numbers.

Number Invaders - Working out percentages of an amount.

Orbit Integers - Adding and subtracting with negative numbers.

Probability Circus - Choosing the correct spinner for the given probability.

Probability Pond - Working out probabilities as fractions.

Ratios Coloring Game - Colouring shapes to match a ratio.

Ratio Pairs - Simplify and match the equivalent ratios.

Rotation Puzzle Game - Practice visualising rotations.

Send in the Trolls - Finding the medians.

Simplifying Algebraic Equations - Collecting like terms.

Simplifying Ratios Game - Simplifying ratios.

Speedboat Negative Numbers - Calculating with negatives.

Spider Match - Pairing numbers to make a negative number.

Substitution - Late Delivery - substitution practice.

Substitution - Substitution Drag and Drop.

Symmetry Artist - Creating pictures with line or rotational symmetry.

Tank Attack - Working out missing angles in a triangle.

To Infinity and Beyond - Choose "Mission Game 1" to add up weights in g and kg.

Triangle Shoot - Identifying types of angles and triangles.

Level 6

A Tangled Web - Angle rules.

Balloon Pop Math - Ordering Decimals.

Comparing Fractions and Decimals - Fraction/decimal conversions.

Fruit Shoot 1 - Convert fractions into decimals.

Fruit Shoot 2 - Identifying common denominators when adding fractions.

Hoop Shoot - Solving linear equations in 2 steps.

Indices Pairs - A matching game with powers.

Matching Game - Matching Fractions to Percentages

Speedway - Simple addition of fractions with cancelling.

Tank Attack - Working out angles between parallel lines.

Level 7

Ice Ice Maybe - Estimating fractions of an amount.

Manic Miner - Multiplying out double brackets.

Rounding Off - Rounding to whole numbers, decimals or significant figures.

Similar and Congruent Shape Shoot - Identifying similar and congruent shapes.

Standard Form Practice Game - Standard form with positive powers of 10.

War of the Worlds - Multiplying out double brackets.

Level 8

Index Laws  - Testing knowledge of laws of indices.

Wrecks Factor  - Factorising quadratics.