Here are five tips on engaging gifted and talented students in your classroom. This blog is more for regular classroom teachers who want assistance in how best to service their gifted and talented identified students.
For those teachers who are looking for new and exciting activities to enrich your students, this is for you. This is a site where kids can create myths and legends, cartoon style. Good graphics and easy to use. Click on “start story creator 2.”
This site provides riveting talks by remarkable people. You could use this site in so many ways for your students' benefit. Have them research a person they find interesting and have them compare and contrast the person with themselves. That is just one example.
Here is another way to enrich students. More than 40 High School and AP* Exam Preparation Courses Covering subjects ranging from mathematics to science, English and history, edX courses let students around the world prepare for college and the AP exams or supplement AP coursework. Teachers can also use the new high school course materials to augment their classroom curriculum. Take any course free, or pay for a Verified Certificate to share with teachers or college admissions.
Do you have students wondering if they are ready for college? If so, use this resource. This site partners with schools like Princeton, U Penn, U Mich, Duke, Johns Hopkins, Stanford, Caltech to bring free, college-level education to the web.