Most Popular Free Maths Games

The most popular free interactive KS2 maths games last month (December 2016).

 
Maths Raiders Maths Raiders

Destroy the incoming spaceships and dodge the asteroids. A fun game to practise lots of mathematical skills. Carefully differentiated to support the new maths curriculum. Levels involve: Multiplication, Addition, Roman Numerals, Reading Numbers in Words, Fractions of Numbers, Simplifying Fractions, Multiplying Fractions, Convert Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers, Converting Fractions to Decimals, Converting Fractions to Percentages, Rounding Numbers, Division and Percentages of Numbers.

This game is also available as an iPad or Android app.

KS2 Maths Invaders KS2 Maths Invaders

Shoot the spaceship with the correct answer and dodge the incoming fire. A fun game to practise a wide range of key mathematical skills.  

There are over a hundred carefully differentiated levels linked to objectives from the new maths curriculum. The game can be used to teach: Multiplication, Addition, Reading Numbers, Subtraction, Fractions of Numbers, Roman Numerals, Rounding Numbers, Division, Converting Fractions to Decimals, Converting Fractions to Percentages, Telling the Time in Words, Recognising Multiples, Factors, Prime, Square and Cube Numbers, and Simplifying Fractions. A full list of levels is below. This game is also available as an iOS and Android app.

Multiplication - Crystal Crash Multiplication - Crystal Crash

A great game to get children to practise their times tables. The objectives for this game have been taken from the new mathematics curriculum.

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

1. Recall and use doubles of all numbers to 10 (Y1)

6. 3 times table (Y3)

11. 6 times table (Y4)

16. Double 3 digit numbers (Y4)

2. 2 times table (Y2)

7. 4 times table (Y3)

12. 7 times table (Y4)

17. Double decimals (1dp) (Y4)

3. 5 times table (Y2)

8. 8 times table (Y3)

13. 9 times table (Y4)

18. Recognise square numbers (up to 15²) (Y5)

4. 10 times table (Y2)

9. Double numbers up to 100 (Y3)

14. 11 times table (Y4)

19. Recognise cube numbers (up to 10³) (Y5)

5. Derive and use doubles of simple two-digit numbers (Y2)

10. Doubles of multiples of 50 up to 500 (Y3)

15. 12 times table (Y4)

20. Double decimals (2dp) (Y5)

Placing Numbers on a Number Line Placing Numbers on a Number Line

This is a new version and is also available as an ipad app. You can play the old version here.

Drag the flag to the correct position on a number line. Lots of choice over level, including whole numbers, negative number and decimals. Can be used to teach place value, approximation skills, and reading varying scales.

Choose one type of number line or for more of a challenge you can select several. Work quickly to get more time, build your score and climb up the leaderboard.

For more resources involving partitioning and place value click here.

Snake - KS2 Maths Game Snake - KS2 Maths Game

Use the arrow keys to avoid the hazards and direct your snake to the correct answer. There are more than 100 different levels to play. See below for a full list of levels.

This game is available as an iOS and Android app.

Sorting 2D shapes on a Venn diagram Sorting 2D shapes on a Venn diagram

Sort a variety of 2D shapes on a Venn diagram. Sort by one or two conditions. Sort triangles - scalene, equilateral and isosceles. Sort quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, heptagons and octagons, as well as parallelograms, rhombus, kites and trapeziums. Also sort according to a shapes properties such as acute, obtuse, reflex or right angles and symmetry or whether it is a regular shape.

**2nd May 2013 - I have updated this game as somebody has rightly pointed out to me that equilateral triangles are also isosceles. My apologies for the error.**

For more resources involving sorting shapes and numbers click here.

For more shape and space resources click here.

Monty's Maths Wall Monty's Maths Wall

Use the arrow keys to guide your bricks and destroy the wall.

A great game for practising a wide range of mathematical skills. Levels are based on objectives from the new maths curriculum from Year 1 to Year 6. Topics include: multiplication, addition, reading numbers, subtraction, fractions of numbers, Roman numerals, division, converting fractions to decimals and percentages and simplifying fractions. 

You can choose to play a single level, a selection of levels, or choose all the objectives from a year group (within the same topic). There is a full list of levels below.

This game is available on both Google Play and the App Store. A free version of the app is available with just the multiplication levels.

 

Addition - Crystal Crash Addition - Crystal Crash

A fun game to practise mental addition skills. The game was designed to cover all the mental addition objectives in the new math curriculum. You can choose one objective, or choose all the objectives for a year group. 

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

1) Add numbers up to 10 (Y1)

6) Add three one-digit numbers (Y2)

11) Add a three-digit number and ones (Y3)

16) Add combinations of two and three digit numbers (y4)

2) Add numbers up to 20 (Y1)

7) Addition pairs that make 100 (multiples of 10) (Y3)

12) Add a three-digit number and tens (Y3)

17) Add combinations of decimals (1dp) (Y4)

3) Add a two-digit number and ones (Y2)

8) Addition pairs that make 100 (multiples of 5) (Y3)

13) Add a three-digit number and hundreds (Y3)

18) Add pairs of decimals (2dp) that make 1 (Y5 & Y6)

4) Add a two-digit number and tens (Y2)

9) Addition pairs that make 100 (Y3 & Y4)

14) Add pairs of decimals (1dp) that make 1 (Y4 & Y5)

19) Add combinations of three-digit numbers (Y5 & Y6)

5) Add two two-digit numbers (Y2)

10) Add pairs that make 1000 (multiples of 100) (Y3 & Y4)

15) Add pairs of decimals (1dp) that make 10 (Y4 & Y5)

20) Add combinations of decimals (2dp) (Y5 & Y6)

Sequences Sequences

Find the correct number in a sequence. Lots of choice over level, count forwards or back, count in whole numbers, multiples of 10, multiples of 100, decimals and fractions. 

For more addition and subtraction resources click here.

For more resources involving fractions and decimals click here.

Bar Charts Bar Charts

Interpret data using bar charts. A number of different levels available.

For more resources involving word problems click here.

For more resources involving data handling click here.

Crystal Crash - Fractions of Numbers Crystal Crash - Fractions of Numbers

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

Choose from the following levels:

1) 1/2 of numbers up to 20 (whole answers)

5) unit fractions of up to 100 (whole answers)

9) harder multi-part fraction of up to 100 (e.g. 4/7 of 49)

2) 1/2 of numbers up to 40 (whole answers)

6) 1/10 of multiples of 10 (e.g. 1/10 of 60)

10) 1/10 of numbers up to 100 (inc. decimal answers)

3) 1/2 of numbers up to 100 (whole answers)

7) multiples of 1/10 of multiples of 10 (e.g. 3/10 of 80)

11) multiples of 1/10 of up to 100 (inc. decimal answers)

4) 1/4 of numbers up to 100 (whole answers)

8) simple multi-part fractions of up to 100 (e.g. 3/5 of 25)

12) unit fractions of up to 20 (inc. decimal answers)

Compare Numbers on a Number Line Compare Numbers on a Number Line

Compare the numbers on two different number lines and decide which is bigger. A great game to get children thinking about place value and reading varying scales.

Telling the Time Telling the Time

Read the time on an analogue clock. Lots of choice over levels, including: reading time to the nearest hour, half hour, quarter hour, five minutes or minute. Options include using a 24 hour clock and seeing how many correct answers you can get in a given time.

19th April 2015: This game is available in a new app - Time Games which includes the following games from the website: Telling the Time, Telling the Time in Words, Adding Time Word Problems, Find the Start Time and Using a Calendar. The app is available on Google Play and the App Store.

For more measuring and time resources click here.

Adding Time Word Problems Adding Time Word Problems

Read the time on either an analogue or digital clock and then answer a word problem involving adding a given time. Find the correct time on an anologue or digital clock. Lots of choice of level, including: adding 1 hour, multiples of 5, or 10 minutes or adding multiples of a quarter of an hour.

For more measuring and time resources click here.

This game is available in a new app - Time Games which includes the following games from the website: Telling the Time, Telling the Time in Words, Adding Time Word Problems, Find the Start Time and Using a Calendar. The app is available on Google Play and the App Store.

Sorting 3D Shapes on a Venn Diagram Sorting 3D Shapes on a Venn Diagram

Use a Venn diagram to sort a variety of 3D shapes according to their properties, including: whether they are pyramids or prisms, the number of faces, edges and vertices and whether they have a curved surface.

For more resources involving sorting shapes and numbers click here.

For more shape and space resources click here.

Coordinates - reasoning about position and shapes Coordinates - reasoning about position and shapes

Find the missing coordinates on a given shape, reflected in a mirror line, or the midpoints of straight lines. Choose to find coordinates in the first quadrant, or all four quadrants. Provides lots of opportunity to reason about shape and position.

For more shape and space resources click here.

Sorting 2D shapes on a Carroll diagram Sorting 2D shapes on a Carroll diagram

Sort a variety of 2d shapes on a Carroll diagram. Sort by one or two conditions. Sort triangles - scalene, equilateral and isosceles. Sort quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, heptagons and octagons, as well as parallelograms, rhombus, kites and trapeziums. Also sort according to a shapes properties such as acute, obtuse, reflex or right angles and symmetry or whether it is a regular shape.

**2nd May 2013 - I have updated this game as somebody has rightly pointed out to me that equilateral triangles are also isosceles. My apologies for the error.**

For more resources involving sorting shapes and numbers click here.

For more shape and space resources click here.