Early years and primary settings are increasingly required to identify and challenge their gifted pupils. This book, by a hugely popular author, explains how to do just that and provides lots of activities and guidance.
Brilliant Activities for Stretching Gifted and Talented Children will help you to meet the challenges of providing mental stimulation for gifted children. The book contains refreshing, motivating activities, based on the latest theories and research, to stretch your pupils' analytical, creative and evaluative skills.
Brilliant Activities for Gifted and Talented Children covers many types of creative and critical thinking skills that will enable children to develop their cognitive processes. The work that the children produce will be extremely different because the activities allow room for creativity and open-ended answers.
The authors of this book offer practical help to teachers in making day-to-day provision for the gifted and talented pupils in their classroom. The book draws together current findings in curriculum provision, and links theory and practice so that readers can benefit from exemplar material.
Two leading names from the independent and state sectors draw on their own first-hand experiences and international research to scrutinize what works and does not work in teaching the most able students and offer thought-provoking suggestions for a way forward.