Art classes on Friday took things outside at Chance Elementary to take advantage of the windy day and enjoy a STEAM activity. 2nd, 1st, and kindergarten classes created their ‘Speed Demons,’ in art class, and then took them outside to see how they harnessed the wind. We tried them several times to see whose was […]
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About Chuck Duncan
Mr. Duncan has been teaching at Chance Elementary School since 2008 and loves being a Panther! He went to the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg and graduated cum laude and with honors receiving a Bachelors of Fine Arts majoring in Commercial Art with an emphasis in Illustration. Later he went back to school to get a teaching certificate and Masters of Arts and Teaching from Columbia College.
From a young age, Mr. Duncan has always loved art and that is his number one passion. He also has a wide range of other hobbies. He loves music and can play the drums, guitar, piano, and violin. He also loves games of all types and also enjoys computer programming. He loves to read and loves to build things and collect hand tools.
Mr. Duncan is married to a wonderfully smart Middle School teacher. He has a son and daughter who are Irish twins, some goldfish, and a dog named Gus. They all live together in a house that looks like it is from the Brady Bunch.
Entries by Chuck Duncan
In kindergarten art we learned visualization with our first art project. We closed our eyes as I read them a description of what their graduation ceremony might look like. Then when we opened our eyes the kindergarten artists drew what they visualized. We learned that whenever times get tough they can pull up this picture […]
I’m pretty sure the plastic on my markers might be smokin’! The first half of the school year was fast and furious and I’m rested and ready for act two. Centralia’s littlest artists have been working oh-so hard completing their beautiful works of art. We have painted, gotten oil and chalk pastels all over our […]
It’s hard to believe, but half of the year is already gone! We have made some beautiful art projects in art class, focusing mostly on 2D work and using a variety of media. All artists made holiday cards to brighten up senior citizens who use the Food Bank of Boone County, Square 1 projects were […]
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