Category: Teachers

Teacher of the Week profiles

An interview with our Lunch Lady, by Jessica & Ashley

Lunch Lady graphic

  We interviewed our lunch lady, Anne, to find out how the kitchen works.  Anne starts work at 8:30 and ends at 2:30 every day. She started as a lunch lady 20 years ago because her daughter was young (she implied…

Mr. Rashid Learning the Ropes, by Ashley

Mr. Rashid

Mr. Rashid is new to Barnes Primary this year, so we asked him a few questions. What is your role here? I am a student teacher training to be a teacher. What is your favourite subject? Mathematics. I did a…

New Drama Club, by Ashley

I’m in Brian’s drama club and it’s so fun. If you peeked into our drama club,  you would see us in partners working on a scene. For example, we pretended one of us was a robber and one of us…

New Fit for Sport head, by Malcolm

We have a new heads of Fit for Sport – Alec Smail with Roxy Starn. I interviewed Alec about his new position. Q: Did you work for  Fit For Sport before you came to Barnes? A: No, I haven’t worked…

Mrs Garofalo:Teacher of the Week, by Charlotte and Seb

Mrs. Garofalo is one of our Year 5 teachers. She’s been working at Barnes Primary since 2009 and been a full-time classroom teacher since 2011. Q. What were you before you were a teacher? A. Before I was at university. Q.…

Teacher of the week – Ms. Rodrigo, by Charlotte and Annabel

Margo Rodrigo is a Year 6 teacher who agreed to answer our questions. Q.What were you before you were a teacher? A.Nothing! I studied English and Drama at uni and I have been a teacher for 16 years. Q.Favourite subject?…

Mr. Mantle, Teacher of the week, by Annabel and Charlotte

Today we interviewed Mr Mantle, our Year 4 teacher.  These were the questions we asked him: Q. What is your favourite school lunch? A. Vegetable Curry Q. What is your favourite subject to teach? A. English Q. What is your…

Teacher of the week: Mrs Garofalo, by Annabel

  I interviewed our Year 5 teacher Mrs Garofalo today. Did you work anywhere before you came to Barnes Primary School? “Yes, I worked in a big inner-city school near Latimer Road in Hammersmith.” At Primary School, what was your…

Arts Week Review, by Annabel

I bet you that everyone thinks that this is the best arts week ever. We interviewed Mr Mantle for his project and views. Here are the Q&A’s What is your project ? “My project is a sustainable living room” What…