PS/IS 686 | Brooklyn, NY

Science: Grades 6-8, Week of 3/19/18

With an abbreviated class schedule, this week, due to their Boston trip, the 8th graders are scheduled to finish learning the in’s and out’s of Protein Synthesis, with all of its complex processes of transcription & translation.

The 7th grade has just started a new unit on the Electromagnetic Spectrum and we will  begin our inquiry, this week, on visible light and how it behaves.

The 6th grade is beginning its study of Geology and we will start by examining what the Earth is made of:  elements & compounds and the nature of minerals.