So, are the two rectangles from my last post the same or different? How do you perceive them in your head? This is your mental model of rectangles. As I said last time though, it [...]

AMSI’s own Stéphanie Pradier has appeared in the debut edition of Australia’s Future, a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) focused magazine that has been distributed to [...]

What is Multiplication? What does it mean to multiply two quantities together? Ask an ordinary layman in the street what is crucial to learning mathematics at school and the reply is almost [...]

Introducing and comparing decimal numbers can sometimes be a confusing concept for students, who still associate visually larger numbers as mathematically larger numbers. Students must be able to [...]

[one_sixteen][/one_sixteen] Australia 2025: Today’s twelve-year-old students will be our young graduates, entering the workforce with a range of qualifications under their belts. The most popular [...]

Adam Spencer, Sydney University’s first Mathematics and Science Ambassador, has penned an article imploring students, researchers and grant givers to have patience when seeking their Eureka [...]

The following presentation covers a Preparatory and Grade One introduction to making connections with numbers. The presentation includes the number system, counting, numeration, number lines, the [...]