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Joseph Forbes

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ACCES Tigers

5th/6th Grade Language Arts

Mr. Joseph Forbes

Plan Period: 2:00-3:00

School Telephone: 913-833-4420

Email Address:

Student Expectations:

  • Students will treat teachers, students, and school property with respect at all times.

  • Students will raise their hand when they want to contribute and wait to be called on.

  • Students will keep their hands, feet, and objects to themselves at all times.

  • Students will be in their seat with appropriate materials when class begins.

  • All assignments will be turned in on time, any late assignments will be docked 10% for every day they are late.


Teacher Expectations:

  • Mr. Forbes will treat all students and parents with respect at all times.

  • Mr. Forbes will come to class prepared and ready to teach.

  • Mr. Forbes will be available during plan times and over email.

  • Mr. Forbes will make every effort to give any extra help a student may need.

  • Mr. Forbes will return grade assignments in a timely manner.


Grading Rubric:

Daily Work/Homework: 30%, Tests/Projects/Major Assignments: 45%, Accelerated Reader: 5%, Weekly Spelling Units: 15%, Daily Journals: 5%


I am dedicated to working with you to foster the educational achievement of your child. I will post reminders of due dates for major assignments and tests on my portion of the school website: go to schools, elementary teachers, Mr. Forbes. By working together your child will have the opportunity to dream, achieve, and succeed.



Joseph Forbes

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Contact Joseph Forbes

Classroom Number:
School Phone:
(913) 833-4420
Conference Time:
2:00-3:00 pm