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Welcome & Classroom Information

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    Attention All Students

    Check Google Classroom for assignments.  Remember to click on the Classwork tab in Google
    Classroom.  Also, check BrainPop and the Big Ideas Math websites for online assignments.  You may
    email me at  trobbins@pleasantvalleysd.org  if you have a critical question.  Otherwise, I have
    the assigned Office Hours below.

    Live Online Office Hours Meetings Days:  Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10am to 10:30am

    First Meeting is Monday, March 30th  at 10am- Don't miss it :-)

    To Join Zoom Meeting (BTW, it won't work until the actual meeting time.) Go to the Google
    Classroom for whatever period you have Math.  Click on the Classwork tab at the top.  Look for the
    Office Hours link. (Be sure to Log in with Google if asked, and use First Name, Last initial if asked to
    create a user name. Example: Lisa S.)

     About Mr. Robbins

      Mr. Robbins meet Crush- the turtle   Mr. Robbins Flying N9763T

    Mr. Robbins flying Tomahawk N9763T            Mr. Robbins meets the real life Mr. Crush in Hawaii

    Name: Mr. Thad Robbins
    Grade & Subject: 6th Grade Math/Science (Honors)
    College: UCLA Go Bruins
    Degree: B.S. Mathematics/Applied Science-Engineering
    Hobbies/Outside Interests: Flying airplanes, SCUBA Diving, Baseball, table tennis, Badminton, Coffee, Minnesota Vikings Football, Family Camping.
    Favorite Music: Bluegrass/Country
    Favorite Quote: "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work another day in your life."

    August 2019

    I grew up in a town very similar to Camarillo, called San Juan Capistrano-attending public school through the twelfth grade. I went to UCLA for college and majored in Math and Engineering.  In fact, I thought I was going to be an engineer, but I fell in love with teaching and here I am 20+ years later and never regretting it.  Bruin blue and gold are my favorite colors.   I am married and have one son and one daughter.  During my free time I like to play badminton, play fantasy football and baseball, study the weather, SCUBA dive, and read the newspaper.   One of my favorite things to do in my free time though is to fly airplanes.   This summer, I spent a lot of time learning how to fly in clouds with just the instruments.  The picture above is me in my brother’s airplane.  He’s a pilot too. You will notice that we have a flight simulator in the classroom.  That is for those of you who want to join the aviation club and learn how to fly.  The club will begin a couple weeks after school starts, so stay tuned for the announcement on that.  One final thing you should know about me is that I love being a teacher because every day is different and I enjoy seeing my students learn. I also learn from my students.  Of course, I think it is important to have fun along the way too. I look forward to getting to know all of you as well.