# Wits Maths Circles: Teaching ideas and problem-solving tasks for primary mathematics

Author(s):
Bowie, L. and Venkatakrishnan, H.

#### References

Venkat, H. and Bowie, L. * Wits Maths Circles: Teaching ideas and problem-solving tasks for primary mathematics*. Johannesburg: Wits Maths Connect – Primary Project

#### Additional Info

This is a collection of articles by Lynn Bowie and Hamsa Venkatakrishnan from a * Mail and Guardian *supplement,

*The Teacher*, which is no longer operating. The short (one or two page) articles cover the following topics and include sets of problems to be done (solutions are provided at the back of the book):

• Whole number

• Fractions and decimals

• Proportional reasoning

• Patterns

• Fluency, reasoning and problem solving