Mrs. Melanie Poppenwimer



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Mrs. Melanie Poppenwimer

*Remote/Online Learning Lesson Plans Located Under Assignments!

*Remote Learning will continue for the remainder of the school year! I will be available to answer questions and concerns about upcoming assignments through both Google classroom and my school email listed below between the hours of 10 am and 2pm. 

*Students will now be following the schedule that is listed above moving forward. I will be posting instructional videos each day, where students can view the lesson for that day. These videos are located within my Google classroom sections in a folder titled Virtual Lessons. As always, I am available via Google classroom or email with any questions or concerns as students are completing assignments. 

 *Please contact me at with any questions/concerns!




Welcome to Mrs. Poppenwimer's 8th grade ELA class! This is going to be a great year, and I look forward to meeting and working with all of you. My email address is if you have any questions or concerns. 


1. Be prepared each day with your ELA materials. (Pencil/Pen, Student agenda, Vocabulary Book, Binder (notebook)

2. Keep your binder (notebook) organized throughout the school year.

3. Grading Policy: 50% Summative (Tests, Projects, Notebook Grade), 40% Formative (Quizzes, Comprehension Questions, Writing Pieces), Independent Practice 10% (Homework, Practice Worksheets)

4. Late Policy on Graded Assignments: One day late: 10 points taken off. Two days late: 20 points taken off. After that, the assignment will not be accepted. *Exceptions will be made for specific scenarios. 

5. Homework will not be accepted late.