Rupert 3rd Graders Perform Surgery On Math

3rd grade doctorsRupert Elementary 3rd grade teacher Ms.Jamie Fazekas used imagination and creativity in presenting the 3rd grade doctorDistributive Property of Multiplication math lesson to her students.The class was transformed into an operating room,complete with Distributive Doctors in operating room gear. Students worked in operating teams as they performed the delicate step by step procedures.The doctors found that the distributive property allows them to multiply a sum by multiplying each addend separately and then add the products.The operation was a success and the patient is doing well. Principal Matt Moyer said this lesson was an outstanding example of using creativity to engage students while using the concepts of STEAM education and adding a touch of career exploration.

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