In the last week of term two we have been getting to know Mr Robinson. He will be room 2’s new teacher, since Mrs Rendell is having her baby.
Mr Robinson will be teaching room 2 for the rest of the two terms of the year. Jasmine, Shelby and Lakesha asked Mr Robinson some questions that we made up to get to know him a bit better and a couple of riddles and some funny questions.
What do you enjoy most of Stanley Ave so far? The friendly, positive atmosphere around the school and how people introduce themselves readily.
Who are your favourite students in this class?
All of you!
Will you teach us different languages?
Yes Spanish, and possibly others if we can fit them into the time table.
You see a student cheating in a test,what do you do ? I would have to
report the student, and make them do the test again.
Where did you go to school? Takapuna schools, Otago and Waikato Universities
Who are your friends? My girlfriend, my dog and friends where I live in Tairua as well as overseas.
What do you like to do when your not working? Relaxing, surfing , reading, enjoying outdoors and walking.
How long does it take for you to travel to school ? 15- 20 min.
If you won the lottery tomorrow, what’s the first thing you’d buy? I’d take my family and friends straight away to a really nice restaurant to celebrate.
What is the best and worst purchases you’ve ever made?
Worst: Big curtains that didn’t fit.
Best: a Toyota car that ever let me down
What has a head and a tail but no body?… a coin.
What’s your social life like? When I travel its very social, but in NZ just weekends usually.
How many sides does a circle have? Does not have any sides.
What are you most passionate about? Surfing – you’re in nature and its relaxing. And it’s scary sometimes because the waves get big.
Have you ever played any other sports? I played Soccer, Tennis and Rugby in high school.
How long does it take you to get ready for school? Around an hour.