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  1. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program

    The Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of texts, using a field-tested method developed by the Center for Gifted Education at the College of William & Mary. Students will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder.

    The new second editions for the Jacob's Ladder: Gifted Reading Comprehension series include various additions and enhancements to the successful first editions, notably new readings and ladders for student use, as well as many miscellaneous improvements.

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    Starting at A$7.50

  2. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program

    Jacob's Ladder is a reading comprehension program for gifted students that spans from early primary to early secondary instruction. Students progress through an inquiry process based on targeted reading passages that emphasise the progressive, ongoing development of higher-order thinking skills that are relevant across the curriculum. This field-tested method of moving from basic understanding to critical analysis of text was developed by the Center for Gifted Education at the College of William and Mary.

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    Starting at A$14.98

  3. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program: Secondary Years, 7-8

    Jacob’s Ladder is a reading comprehension program for gifted students spanning from early primary to early secondary instruction. Students progress through an inquiry process based on targeted reading passages that emphasise the progressive, ongoing development of higher-order thinking skills relevant across the curriculum. The Short Stories section includes works by famous authors, among them Anton Chekhov, Mark Twain and O. Henry. Poetry is drawn from selections by well-known poets, including Shakespeare, Yeats, William Blake and Emily Dickinson. The works in the Biographies section give details of the lives of Erwin Schrodinger, Margaret Bourke-White, Itzhak Perlman and Amartya Sen. This book is suggested for students in years 7-8 to enhance reading comprehension and critical thinking.

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    A$39.95
  4. Differentiating Instruction With Centers in the Gifted Classroom
    This book provides teachers with tons of ideas and guidance for creating unique classroom centres that will challenge gifted learners and encourage high-level, independent thinking. It includes innovative, real-world centres in core learning areas, including English, maths, science, humanities and social sciences, and the arts. The book discusses the use of centres in each content area, with suggestions from experts in the content areas and easy-to-implement lessons that go beyond the core curriculum. Learn More
    A$39.95
  5. ASCD Arias Series

    ASCD Arias publications provide concise answers to challenging questions that you need to solve today—in a convenient format that you can read in one sitting and immediately put into practice. They’re the next-generation, immediate-need resources for everyone committed to the success of each learner.

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    Starting at A$7.50

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