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Hi everyone,

Just wondering if anyone has some advice on how to stimulate potential Gifted and Talented students in Kindergarten? They are fidgety and showing signs of boredom during routine tasks such as morning routine, where we talk about yesterday, today, tomorrow, and do some counting, blending, talk about the weather etc. I know they are not challenged in some lessons like these. Does anyone have some ideas for how to cater for their needs?

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Valerie I teach in Ontario, Canada, where we were challenged a few years ago to rethink the purpose of 'calendar time' and whether it is really necessary. As we went forward in inquiry based learning, my teaching partner and I decided to not post our calendar in our first year of full-day Kindergarten. I think it's the best thing I ever did! We are able t...See More
Aug 20, 2016
smithe147 Thank you I will look up Jessica Meacham.

The whole class creation of the calendar is a great idea too!

On 8/20/16, Valerie wrote: > > I teach in Ontario, Canada, where we were challenged a few > years ago to rethink the purpose of 'calendar time' and > whether it is really necessary. As we went forward in > inquiry...See More
Aug 27, 2016


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