A high school has responded enthusiastically to a class where real life math uses geometry in construction training.

Real Life Math Uses Geometry In Construction

Click image for FREE Tips!

The class is comprised of 10 sophomores and a freshman and is taught by geometry teacher Jami Lovelady and construction teacher Randall Bozarth.

“The construction drives the geometry,” Lovelady said. “It’s a double-block class. I game plan with Randall about what we need to get done each day. I teach geometry, and then we go out there and build.”

Both teachers attended a week long training session along with vice principal Vicki Goebel.

“All of the teachers had to build a scale model of a house,” Lovelady said. “We were one of 10 groups from Texas in training, and we have to go back for two days this summer. I don’t think there are much more than 10 classes of this type being taught in Texas right now.”

 

Continue reading

Related article

Real Life Math Uses Geometry In Construction

Click image for FREE Tips!