Able and Talented specialist Barry Teare brings parents and carers right up-to-date with new developments on the thinking and provision for gifted children. He advises how to provide able children with the very best opportunities by working in partnership with schools and specialist organizations. The book includes masses of imaginative activities to challenge and stimulate able and talented children.
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About the Author
Barry Teare is respected in the field of effective learning for the able and talented. For many years he has been involved in teacher training concerned with provision for able and talented children, and has worked with these children in many areas of the country. He was recently a member of the government's advisory group in this field.
Table of Contents
Section 1: Issues
What's in a name?
The present state of play
What can be expected
How the school might identify your child as able and talented
All sorts of abilities
The central place of thinking skills
Challenge for progress Different ways of working
The golden component that is time Homework
Presentation and spelling
Looking after your able child
Section 2: Getting Further Advice and Help
Specific subject advice, resources and help
Modern foreign languages
PE, sport and dance Religious education, philosophy and citizenship
Technology (food, textiles, design) Section 3: Some Recommended Children's Fiction