By attending the Live From Surgery program a the Liberty Science Center,
student are able to experience an operating room, peer over the shoulders
of the medical team, and talk to surgeons during surgery. LSC facilitators
move among students in the theater during the 2.5 hour session, shaping
the conversation and structuring developmentally appropriate questions.
Samples of medical equipment, models of human organs under discussion,
and other manipulatives are passed around as they are used in the