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"Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve."

                                                                                                  
– Roger Lewin
                 

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  • Gifted Schedules 2017-2018 Welcome Back Gifted Families!I hope you all had a wonderful summer! I can't believe the first day of school is tomorrow already. This means gifted classes are just ...
    Posted Aug 10, 2017, 10:12 AM by Maria Dorrough
  • HANDOUTS Please see the attachments in this section for assignments you may have misplaced.
    Posted Oct 2, 2017, 6:22 AM by Maria Dorrough
  • 2017-2018 Elementary Gifted Curriculum and Updates Welcome back, Plato gifted families!I hope everyone had a fun and relaxing summer. Now that we are so close to the start of the new school year, I wanted ...
    Posted Aug 4, 2017, 8:49 AM by Maria Dorrough
  • 10 Most AMAZING Chemical Reactions In 4th and 5th grade, we are learning about C.S.I., and recently, we observed a chemical reaction with baking soda and vinegar when solving a mystery. We also ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2016, 6:50 AM by Maria Dorrough
  • Thundercake Recipe! In our 2015-5016 gifted class, we read the book called Thundercake by Patricia Palocco, and practiced understanding the "Flash to Bang" method for figuring out how far away lightning ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2016, 6:49 AM by Maria Dorrough
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