Challenging gifted students takes a large amount of planning and can be difficult. If an educator feels the need to seek other materials to help with planning, they should find resources that correlate with teaching gifted students.
It's never too early (or too late) to teach kids how to get and stay organised for school. The skills they learn now will carry over into high school and ultimately their careers and home management as adults.
Gifted Education 101: Every teacher has students who are gifted in their classrooms. Whether they have been formally identified or not, they have academic and social needs which need to be met. I have started a series of posts on my blog about teaching students who are gifted and talented. Come and follow as I explain what teaching gifted students looks like in my classroom.
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