School Readiness Course for Gifted Children starting school in 2012  Learn More

A range of Articles looking at Giftedness in early childhood, including identification, school readiness end early entry or acceleration. For more articles relating to this and other aspects of giftedness visit www.gifteddevelopment.com

 

Importance of Play

This is a short but interesting article about unstructured, active play and its importance for learning life skills, developing imagination and creativity. Dr Barrett is concerned that by de-prioritising play we may be headed for a generation of depressed and anxious children.

 

Giftedness In Early childhood – Canada Association

This link will provide a wealth of useful information about young gifted children

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Starting School

School Readiness Preparing Your Child for School – Article by Ian Wallace

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Sensory Motor Development

Article by Dr S. Johnson

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Early Entry and Acceleration Questions

Replacement or relocation – Article by Helen Dudeney

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FAQ About Assessment

What do I need to consider when deciding on having my child assessed?

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Recognising Giftedness

What developmental characteristics to look for in young children

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Importance of Early Identification

Dr Linda Silverman discusses why and when identification needs to be considered.

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Giftedness in young children

What to look for or how to understand the behaviours or you young gifted child.

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Early childhood Gifted Checklist

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