Course Catalog

Waterway Pollution and Remediation

Students explore issues of urban neglect and renewal through an in-depth study of Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal or Newtown Creek.  Using water samples and information collected at the waterway, students prepare plans for environmental remediation.

  • Number of sessions: 2
  • Field Trip details: Field Trip to Waterway

Scope & Sequence

  • 4 LE 6.2c, PS 3.1a,b,c,d,e

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It's one thing to read about science in a book, but the light bulb goes on when kids get involved in a
hands-on project.
Michael Amoroso PS 107, Chair of the Green Committee