In each elementary, we provide discovery lessons that assist teachers in developing Gifted thinkers and problem solvers. The goal of these Discovery lessons is to enable students to exhibit traits of giftedness while teachers observe and record various characteristics.
Our goals are to:
Model inquiry, investigation, collaboration, higher-level questioning
2017-18- One per semester
Training during PLC’s
Fall/Winter: Presented to ALL K-2 classrooms by Gifted Instructional Specialists and/or Coaches
Spring: By another grade level teacher
Classroom teacher completes Discovery FORM during lesson looking for creativity, curiosity, problem-solving, etc...