Gate Ten: Gifted and talented services for Lovejoy K – 5 th grade students. Who is it for? How do they get in? (Qualify) What do they do?. The Kindergarten Team. If you have questions, please contact Wendy Craft, the Gifted and Talented Coordinator at: [email protected]
Who is it for?
How do they get in? (Qualify)
What do they do?
What’s the difference?
Learns in a step-by-step fashion until the task or concept is mastered (may be done quickly)
Shows emotion, but can recover fairly easily when upset
Curious about a wide variety of things
Learns vocabulary words easily, but speech is fairly typical of age peers
Strong opinions about fairness, but in more personal terms (i.e. He has more than I do.”
Asks questions about abstract concepts that have no easy answers
Jumps over steps and moves quickly to the concept; does not like reconstructing steps
Is totally involved; may have very hard time getting over something upsetting
Totally involved!; intense curiosity about many things or one topic of current interest
Uses extensive and advanced vocabulary; understands verbal nuances, enjoys puns and word play; often talks over heads of age peers
Intense concerns about fairness and equity on a more global scale (news stories can be upsetting)HONORS GIFTED
GT teacher and Kindergarten teacher.
During January and February
The referral is due on Friday, January 27th by 4:00 p.m.