After reading feedback for Box of Chocolates, I've created a version specifically geared for use with tweens and younger (or less forward-minded) teens! Scenarios in THIS version are written to focus primarily on school, family, and friends, with less "when you grow up" focus.
The scenarios are va
Two-Sided Problems Solving Task Cards provide an effective approach to independent practice and reteach that is necessary for mastery. The 9 levels of task cards progress in rigor from basic problems to rigorous multi step problems. They have been used to successfully prepare struggling students for
This is designed to help those who routinely work with gifted students, but it should help with anyone who reads test data.
You MUST have PowerPoint to get the full benefits of this presentation, but I have included a PowerPoint Show, PowerPoint, and .pdf (of the notes pages).
I developed this series of activities for use in my elementary gifted class, building self-image while increasing research skills. It could be used with older, non-gifted children as well. It includes a sheet of guided research, along with instructions for an art project that makes a fun cover fo