Fully revised and updated for a new generation of educators, this is the definitive guide to meeting the learning needs of gifted students in the mixed-abilities classrooma seamlessly and effectively with minimal preparation time. Included are practical, classroom-tested strategies and step-by-step instructions for how to use them. The new edition provides information on using technology for accelerated learning, managing cluster grouping, increasing curriculum rigor, improving assessments, boosting critical and creative thinking skills, and addressing gifted kids with special needs. Already a perennial best seller, this guideas third edition is sure to be welcomed with open arms by teachers everywhere. Digital content provides a PowerPoint presentation for professional development, customizable reproducible forms from the book, additional extension menus for students in the primary and upper-elementary grades, and a special supplement for parents of gifted children.It seemed clear to her teacher that she did not need as much instruction or practice in spelling as her classmates. ... Word Lens from Apple is an app that allows students to hold a camera lens up to any text and it translates it into another language ... Games (games.yahoo .com) and is similar to the board game Scrabble.
|Title||:||Teaching Gifted Kids in Today's Classroom|
|Author||:||Susan Winebrenner, Dina Brulles|
|Publisher||:||Free Spirit Publishing - 2012-08-15|