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Posts Made By: Gopherbrain
Board: Gifted Education 08-18-2017, 08:06 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Projects

My 3rd graders always love studying the Titanic. I also teach an Inventions unit too, which they love! Architecture is another favorite!
Board: Gifted Education 08-03-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Novels

I'm just reading "Ms. Bixby's Last Day" and it's fantastic! I plan to read it with gifted 5th. Otherwise "Blood on the River," "The Phantom Tollbooth," "Esperanza Rising," "Wonder," "Wringer"
Board: Gifted Education 04-18-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Portable Gifted and Talented

I also recently started following Portable Gifted and Talented on Teachers Pay Teachers. He may have some creativity units too.
Board: Gifted Education 04-18-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Christy Howe TPT

Christy Howe on Teachers Pay Teachers has some good Creativity activities.
Board: Gifted Education 08-27-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
GT 1st Grader

Here are some thoughts/ideas....I teach GT students in 1st-4th grade, so I understand the difficulty in challenging a young child.

*Is there a 2nd grade reading group she could attend during the...
Board: Gifted Education 08-27-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Jacob's Ladder

I've been using Jacob's Ladder for a few years with my 1st-4th grade GT students. It is a great resource! One piece of advice I have for you is to pick and choose the ladder activities instead of...
Board: Gifted Education 07-18-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Novels

"Wonder"
"Esperanza Rising"
"The Phantom Tollbooth"
"The Cay"
Board: Gifted Education 03-30-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Littering

I teach K-4 GT and have my own K kiddo. The first thing that comes to my mind is how to stop people from littering and ways to pick up trash and recycle. I hope this is helpful! Good luck!
Board: Gifted Education 02-05-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Websites

www.khanacademy.org
www.hoagiesgifted.org
www.wonderopolis.org
www.kidblog.org
www.hourofcode.com

Best of luck!
Board: Gifted Education 08-13-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
MENSA For Kids

I recently found some great lesson plans and games/activities for GT kids on www.mensaforkids.org !
Board: Gifted Education 08-01-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
I'm Interested!

I have GT students in grades 1st-4th in MN! I would love to be pen pals with you and your students!
Board: Retired Teachers 07-14-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 80
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Minnesota

Rochester, MN
Board: Gifted Education 05-27-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Thank you!

Thank you for the recommendations!
Board: Primary Grades (K-2) 05-27-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 28
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Mn

5 by Sept. 1st in MN
Board: Gifted Education 05-21-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Interact Simulations

Does anyone use Interact Simulations? If so, which units do you really like?
Board: Gifted Education 04-16-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Math

I teach 1st-4th grade gifted math and use different math resources. These resources also have books for 5th on up.

Project M3 Math Curriculum
Primary Challenge Math by Ed Zaccaro *He has...
Board: Gifted Education 02-27-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 0
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Brain Unit

Does anyone have good activities for 4th graders studying the brain?
Board: Gifted Education 02-27-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
I understand

what you mean. You're right that giftedness can't be "taught." There have been times that I've told parents that your child is reading at a Fountas Pinnell level K, but the students I'm working...
Board: Gifted Education 02-18-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Sages-2

We use the SAGES-2 and that works for us. We also look at their standardized test scores NWEA/MAP and in class work.
Board: Gifted Education 02-01-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Renzulli Learning

Have any of you purchased Renzulli Learning for you students? I spoke with one of their reps. and the program sounds great with individualized learning, etc, but it's really expensive.
Board: Gifted Education 10-30-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Project M3

I use Project M3 Level 5 with my high-potential students in my pull-out class. I teach teh data unit and an algebra. it's easy to teach and aligned with the math standards.
Board: Gifted Education 09-13-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Units I Teach

1st Grade
•“Jacob’s Ladder Reading Comprehension Program”
•“Primary Education Thinking Skills (P.E.T.S.)”
•Novels: “Freckle Juice,” “26 Fairmount Avenue,” “Frindle,” “Mrs. Piggle Wiggle”...
Board: Gifted Education 09-12-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Project M3

I also use it in my gifted pull-out program. I am able to get through 2 units plus other resources during the school year.

A couple of years ago I tried the Project M2 program and I didn't find...
Board: Gifted Education 09-10-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Classroom Resources

I'm a Gifted and Talented Specialist who has a pull-out program for 1st-4th graders. Each year I find myself looking for resources that I can pass onto the regular ed teachers. Does anyone have...
Board: Gifted Education 07-22-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Gopherbrain
Ideas

I am a GT specialist for grades 1st-4th, so I don't serve middle school students. A friend of mine in another district serves 5th graders and here is what she does with her students.

Novel Study:...



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