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  • Required Science Fair Project

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    All 3 Parts are due on February 8th. (Handwritten logbook, typed formal report submitted in Canvas, and typed poster on template in Canvas.)  There will be a drop off time scheduled to deliver the compl;eted logbooks to ARJ.  This project counts as 2 test grades. 


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    • Directions for Joining Remind-

    • Ms. Istre would like all parents to please sign up for Remind. This is a unique year with lots of challenges. We do not want communication to be an issue. So, it would be great to have 100% of the 8th grade parents sign up for Remind. Thank you for your support!!!

    • Parents of online students should join Remind at the following link: 


    • Parents of Face to Face students should join Remind at the following link: 


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    To access your online textbook, Canvas, and lots of other resources, go to the Launchpad, found at https://launchpad.classlink.com/rcboe.

    For online textbook and many other online science resources:

    Go through your Launchpad. You can access LaunchPad through the desktop application (if you are on the district's network) or at https://launchpad.classlink.com/rcboe if you are at home.

    Then click on McGraw-Hill ConnectEd.

    Then click on the E-book. 

    Table of contents is at the top left if needed. 

    Online Textbook



     me and snake              
    Kristina Istre (pronounced "East")
    Email: istrekr@boe.richmond.k12.ga.us
    Grade(s): 8th
    Subject(s): Honors and Gifted Physical Science 

    Having Trouble in Science?

    Ms. Istre is available to assist from 3:15-4:00 upon request.  (24 hour notice is required)  



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