Mrs. Melanie Poppenwimer



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Mrs. Melanie Poppenwimer

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.