It is often quite hard to determine whether a student is gifted or just very bright. This chart is helpful: I’m not sure who to credit for this chart, as I have seen it from many sources. Th…
It is often quite hard to determine whether a student is gifted or just very bright. This chart is helpful:
I’m not sure who to credit for this chart, as I have seen it from many sources.
This one is even better, because it lists the pros and cons that come with being identified as a gifted child. It is also geared more to teachers.
How to Spot a Gifted Student
Gifted students possess some common characteristics. Recognizing these general traits and understanding how they may reveal themselves in the classroom is an important step toward working effectively with this unique group of children.
Some of these behaviors are listed and described below. Positive traits are included along with those behaviors that may frustrate you as a teacher. If a student in your classroom exhibits these characteristics on a consistent basis, there is a good chance he or she is…
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It’s been a little while since ebooks of my novels Madigan Mine and Perfections have been available but the good folks at Twelfth Planet Press have now released them back into the wild. So if you haven’t yet snagged yourself a copy or if postage costs were putting you off the print book (I know, believe me, I know), then your time is now.
If you are one of the super-wonderful people who have read and enjoyed one or both of the novels already … first of all, THANK YOU, but second of all … can you do me a really big favour? Head on over to the relevant Amazon page from the links below and leave a quick review. It doesn’t have to be terribly long or terribly erudite and if you have already reviewed the book(s) somewhere else please feel free to copy that straight on…
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I am pleased to announce, Books of the Dead Press is opening 2 spots for stories in the Suspended in Dusk 2 anthology in an open submission.
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Earth Mites: Hooray! A Scifi story! It was pretty cool