Mind-Bending Math And Science Activities For Gifted Students (Grades K-12) by Rosemary Callard-Szulgit, Greg Karl Szulgit, Greg Karl Szulgit |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Mind-Bending Math And Science Activities For Gifted Students (Grades K-12)

Mind-Bending Math And Science Activities For Gifted Students (Grades K-12)

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by Rosemary Callard-Szulgit, Greg Karl Szulgit, Greg Karl Szulgit
     
 

Here is a reference and guide for teachers and parents who may not be aware of the resources available to help their students succeed. This book examines the many aspects of gifted thinking in relation to math and science and features competitions and curricula that can be easily adapted to students' lifestyles outside of the classroom. Mind-Bending Math and

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Here is a reference and guide for teachers and parents who may not be aware of the resources available to help their students succeed. This book examines the many aspects of gifted thinking in relation to math and science and features competitions and curricula that can be easily adapted to students' lifestyles outside of the classroom. Mind-Bending Math and Science Activities for Gifted Students (For Grades K-12) is a helpful guide for math and science teachers, as well as for parents with limited backgrounds in math and science. Advice, vignettes, and cartoons are included.

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Choice
This handy-dandy volume offers teachers, parents, and school-age children lots of ideas for pursuing their interests in STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Recommended.
Reference and Research Book News
For K-12 math and science teachers, Callard-Szulgit and Szulgit provide 37 math, science, and technology/business activities and ideas for gifted students, with some of the exercises written directly for them. Examples include exercises with maps, the stock market, mindbenders, chemistry, nature, inventions, and chess.
CHOICE
This handy-dandy volume offers teachers, parents, and school-age children lots of ideas for pursuing their interests in STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Recommended.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578863174
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.90(d)

Meet the Author

Rosemary Callard-Szulgit is an adjunct professor at SUNY College at Brockport and directs a staff development consulting business, Partners for Excellence in Rochester, New York. Greg Karl Szulgit currently designs and teaches courses full-time at Hiram College in Ohio. He was nominated Outstanding Faculty of the Year for 2002-03 by the student senate. He has designed science courses and curricula for students of all levels, teaching classes to elementary, high school, and college audiences, as well as to senior citizens.

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Mind-Bending Math And Science Activities For Gifted Students (Grades K-12) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Drs. Callard-Szulgit and Szulgit understand the importance of challenging all children to greater creative heights of thinking. Their original lessons as well as stimulating competitions and activities give parents and teachers an extra edge. Both authors show caring and understanding toward the academic needs of gifted children!