Mrs. Spires 7th Grade Language Arts

Welcome to Language Arts

Welcome to Mrs. Spires WEBSITE

Use this site to find out what you need to know for your language arts class.

Please email me if you have any questions, concerns, or clarification. My email is

Plan for Success

  • You will need your binder, a pencil, and your reading book each day,
  • Planners are filled out on Monday. Refer to them for due dates and to know what you miss if you are absent.
  • Keep your materials organized to be successful.

Check your grades; you are in charge of yourself and your effort!

Grading Policy

Academic Grade: This grade will be based solely how students demonstrate knowledge of a standard.

Effort Grade: This grade shows how your student is doing with skills such as organization, time management and ability to follow directions.

Citizenship Grade: This reflects overall behavior of a student in the class.

Course Grade: This is made up of your Effort Grade (20%) and your Academic Grade (80%)