MARK YOU CALENDAR!
Our End-of-the-Year Program for all Elementary gifted classes K-5 will be Monday, May 2, 2016 from 6:00-7:00 in the 4th & 5th Grade Center cafeteria.
Hope you can join us!
(See the invitation below for details)
All the classes have finish their video projects, and they have been submitted to the FAME contest. We should have the results of the District level competition in May. Wish us Luck!
Monday’s Class has created a PSA on crosswalk safety and an Instructional Video where they teach about multiple meaning words while demonstrating the basic steps for making a pizza
Tuesday’s Class had created an Animation that teaches a lesson on being grateful for what you have and a Documentary on their St. Augustine field trip
Wednesday’s Class has finished their Comedy game show video and their Public Service Video about respecting your elders
Thursday’s Class has produced a Drama about a haunted house and a Music Video to the tune “Watch Me”
Please note, that due to the standardized testing schedule and the upcoming End of Year exams, our class schedule may be altered during the months of April and May.
Please see the PDF documents below for a list of Summer Activities and Summer Programs for gifted children.
Our newsletters will be posted at the end of each month. Please take a moment to read the newsletter PDF below.
Below are links to on-line resources full of great ideas and activities to engage your gifted child.
100s of Links to Enrichment Opportunities in all subjects
Art of Problem Solving offers students a customized learning experience, adjusting to student performance to deliver appropriate problems and lessons. Alcumus is specifically designed to provide high-performing students with challenging problems appropriate to their abilities. Over 9000 problems with solutions, including many taken from national math competitions. An intelligent learning system that automatically provides problems of appropriate difficulty. Detailed progress reports so students can track their performance
A free world-class education for anyone anywhere. Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. We're a not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education for anyone anywhere
How to find interesting, engaging, age-appropriate books for kids reading above their age or grade level.
GIFTED EDUCATION RESOURCES
Please feel free to contact me anytime at
Shari.Stafford@tvcs.org or call 352-259-6850 ext. 4511.
PDF documents Behavior Plan - 2015-16 Class Expectations - 2015-16 Class Schedule - 2015-16 FAME Awards Ceremony - 2015 Press Release Gifted End-of-the-Year Program - May 2, 2016 Newsletter - April/May Newsletter - March 2016 Summer Activities for Gifted Students - Great summer activities recommended by MENSA SUMMER PROGRAMS - 2016 Supply List - Elementary VCS Accelerated Program - Academic Pathways Brochure
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