Posted: Wed, 10/28/2015 - 2:33pm Updated: Fri, 05/19/2017 - 12:11pm

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Resource: Characteristics of High Ability and Possible Associated Classroom Behaviors

 

Learning Characteristics of Gifted Students

This short video will provide an overview of common learning characteristics found among high ability learners, including possible positive and negative behavioral manifestations and implications for teaching.

 

Differentiating Curriculum and Teaching for Conceptual Understanding

This short video provides an overview of the elements of differentiating curriculum for high ability learners. The video also provides examples from the Indiana High Ability Language Arts units of how to target higher level thinking skills through teaching for conceptual understanding.

 

Using Models to Develop Critical and Creative Thinking

This short video provides an overview of effective models for teaching critical and creative thinking. Each description of the models is followed by examples for various instructional activities within the Indiana High Ability Language Arts units.