Gifted and Talented Resources



Hoagies' Gifted Education Page:
the all-things-gifted resource, full of resources, articles, books and links to help and support parents, teachers, and gifted children alike. Pick your entrance, but explore them all!

http://hoagiesgifted.org/



Colorado Association for Gifted and TalentedCAGT Website
Gifted and Talented Resources for Teachers and Parents


Characteristics of Books for the Gifted
· Books that use advanced plot structures, syntax, and vocabulary;
· Books that include supplemental materials, such as pronunciation guides, maps, and glossaries;
· Books that use a full array of literary devices;
· Books that use descriptive words that stimulate strong visual images and express nuances;
· Books that possess language patterns and vocabularies typical not only of the present but of other times and places as well;
· Books that provide settings that evoke an experience of other lifestyles;
· Books that present unresolved problems and compel the reader to draw some conclusions.



Information about Gifted Readers