PS/IS 686 | Brooklyn, NY

Grades 6, 7, 8 Science Week of 1/23/17

The 8th grade is continuing their studies on how drugs affect the body by focusing on medicines and other chemicals that can be found in the house.

The 7th grade is tackling the important concepts of energy and work by using simple devices, such as levers & pulleys, to determine the effect they have on moving or lifting heavy objects.

The 6th grade is studying how Newton’s 3rd law of motion (action/reaction) led to the development of the rocket and how the controversial race to the moon originated.