Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Melanie Poppenwimer


Welcome to Mrs. Poppenwimer's 7th 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. (Charged chromebook, pencil/pen, student agenda, and notebook (you will need a small 1/2 inch binder for this.)

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. 


*Please contact me at with any questions/concerns!

*Parents/Guardians, if you would like to be added to your child's Google Classroom, please send me an email with your current email information and you will be added! This is an excellent way to track your child's progress within our classroom each day.