Middle School Blog: Learn Do Become

  • MS SOCA retreat

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 7/17/2020

    Students had a great time being back on campus safely at our SOCA retreat this week! Happy summer! 

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  • Home Learning - Choice Time!

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 4/10/2020

    Students have been diving into Home Learning through Zoom and had their first Friday Choice time classes today. While we miss seeing everyone each day at school, it's been great to connect and be together during this time of social distancing. Have a great weekend! 

     

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  • 6th grade drumming

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 3/9/2020

    6th graders have started into their third trimester of arts with drumming with Koffi. Lots of fun and wonderful rhythms happening in class! 

     

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  • 8th grade musical - Grease!

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 3/5/2020

    8th graders performed beautifully in the 8th grade musical Grease! this week. It was a wonderful celebration of the arts and the Class of 2020! 

     

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  • Fun in P.E.

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 3/4/2020

    Donna's 8th grade P.E. students have been leading classes as part of her 8th grade teaching unit. Lots of fun and great learning happening! Below is 8th graders leading a 7th grade class! 

     

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  • Skills classes!

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 2/26/2020

    Students have had a wonderful trimester of Skills classes this winter and wrapping up before transitioning into Spring Trimester next week.  Brittany's students have created an amazing Rubik's cube mosaic, and Grace's students taught classmates some of what they learned in American Sign Language (ASL). 

     

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  • 8th grade science heart dissection

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 2/25/2020

    8th grade students honed their biology skills through a sheep heart dissection this week! Lots of amazing learning happening in Grace's classroom! 

     

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  • 8th grade vs. Faculty basketball game

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 2/14/2020

    The Faculty pulled out the victory over the talented 8th graders on Thursday afternoon in our annual 8th grade vs. Faculty basketball game! We look forward to a rematch on the soccer field later this spring! 

     

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  • Jello "earthquakes"

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 2/13/2020

    6th grade science students have been research and designing different structures that will survive a Jello "earthquake." Awesome work by Kelly and her students! 

     

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  • 7th grade drama showcase!

    Posted by Greg Chalfin on 2/12/2020

    Our 7th grade drama showcase was this afternoon and evening! What an amazing performance by our students! 

     

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 Greg Chalfin

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Degrees and Certifications:

> Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Denver > Currently getting his EdD at the University of Northern Colorado

Greg Chalfin

In this blog, Stanley Middle School Head Greg Chalfin opens a window on learning, doing and becoming lifelong learners in our 6-7-8 program.

Greg Chalfin is in his first year as middle school head at Stanley British Primary School. He and the middle school staff are excited to share this blog with the Stanley community, highlighting many of the wonderful moments of growth throughout middle school. Outside of school, Greg likes to stay active, running, biking, hiking and playing basketball and soccer. When he's not on the fields or trails, he can be found exploring new restaurants, reading avidly, experimenting with new recipes, and eating as many gummi bears as possible!