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  1. Fostering Creativity in Gifted Students (The Practical Strategies Series in Gifted Education)
    Encouraging creative thinking in the classroom is an exciting component of any effective gifted education program. This guide offers the basic foundations required for supporting creativity. From establishing the right classroom environment, to using creative teaching strategies, to assessing student outcomes, this book is filled with practical information. The book also includes a listing of competitive contests and programs, and an extensive list of resources. Learn More
    Regular Price A$29.95 Sale Price A$14.98
  2. Identifying Gifted Students: A Step-by-Step Guide (The Practical Strategies Series in Gifted Education)

    Perfect for anyone seeking a concise introduction to the identification of gifted children, this book is designed to offer administrators, teachers and parents an overview of the critical issues in building effective identification procedures. This book overviews definitions and characteristics of gifted students, qualitative and quantitative assessment, using multiple assessments, identification procedures and decision-making about placement.

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  3. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years F-1, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Years F-1 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Years F-1 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  4. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years 6-7, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Years 6-7 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Years 6-7 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  5. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years 1-2, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Years 1-2 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Years 1-2 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  6. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Year 3, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Year 3 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Year 3 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  7. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Year 4, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Year 4 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Year 4 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  8. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Year 5, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Year 5 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Year 5 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  9. Under-Resourced Learners, Revised Edition: 8 Strategies to Boost Student Achievement

    Millions of school-age children are under-resourced and at risk of failure in school. Financial resources are important, but mental, emotional, relational, parental and other key resources are vital to student success. Under-Resourced Learners identifies resources all students need and delivers proven, practical strategies for building up these resources for every student in every school. Teachers and administrators will find a gold mine of best practices and interventions that will change their classrooms and change the minds and lives of their students. This revised and updated edition includes a detailed study guide, activities for teacher training, an all-new Strategy 8 and more. Perfect for F-12 teachers, staff, administrators and anyone interested in F-12 professional development.

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    A$35.00
  10. When Smart Kids Underachieve in School: Practical Solutions for Teachers

    When Smart Kids Underachieve in School: Practical Solutions for Teachers takes a look at the 10 most common reasons why some smart, advanced and gifted students do not reach their achievement potential. Reasons for underachievement range from social– emotional needs, lack of proper programming, not being challenged and potential learning disabilities. Each chapter discusses a different cause and three practical strategies that can be used to overcome it. Useful for teachers, counsellors, gifted coordinators and administrators, this book is an easy-to-read, must-have resource for any educator looking to identify, understand and reverse underachievement.

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  11. Designing Gifted Education Programs and Services: From Purpose to Implementation

    Designing Gifted Education Programs and Services: From Purpose to Implementation is intended to support educators in the design and implementation of comprehensive gifted education plans. From planning to actual implementation, this book takes the reader from goals and purpose to assessing student needs and program design. Learn More

    Regular Price A$49.95 Sale Price A$24.98
  12. From Giftedness to Gifted Education: Reflecting Theory in Practice

    From Giftedness to Gifted Education helps introduce and apply these ideas to help reflect theory in practice. Each chapter introduces readers to a different theory by providing definitions of key concepts, explaining the fundamental conceptual/theoretical approach, and concluding with advice on how the conception can be put into practice. Learn More

    Regular Price A$89.95 Sale Price A$44.98

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