Sixth graders are new to middle school, and they exude an exuberant, bubbly confidence. They’re a pleasure (if sometimes a challenge) to teach, and these 50 tips and ideas from the WeAreTeachers Helpline and around the Web are great to […
This month’s Education Update feature, “Six Strategies for Challenging Gifted Learners,” reminds us that high-ability students have unique needs, too. This will help me to reach my most able students in my very diverse classroom this year.
Your students have awoken on an deserted island. How are they going to survive? Food, shelter, water, who knows? This project based learning activity asks students to problem solve and world-build, unlike anything they've done before. It brings together
Gifted students do not just need to be given more work, or be helpers to classmates on assignments when they finish early. These tips are great reminders on how to differentiate, and keep gifted students' needs in mind.
Gifted and Talented - Time Travel Research and Design Project: Students will investigate the philosophies of time and time travel. The students will apply this information to designing their own time travel vehicle and method.