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Key understandings in mathematics learning – Paper 5: Understanding space and its representation in mathematics
This paper is about children’s informal knowledge of space and spatial relations as well as their formal learning of geometry. It deals with the connection between these two kinds of knowledge.
Going round in circles
This article describes how a pair of PowerPoint presentations can be used to establish mental images that can help pupils to understand, and so recall, the principles that underlie the formulae to calculate the circumference and the area of a circle
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