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  • Welcome Back to Gifted Class! 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 Sep 12, 2018, 12:14 PM by Maria Dorrough
  • HANDOUTS Please see the attachments in this section for assignments you may have misplaced.
    Posted Aug 3, 2018, 11:17 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
  • How to Make Ice Cream! In our 2014-2015 K-3 gifted classes, we learned about the different states of matter, physical and chemical changes, temperature changes, molecules/particles, and how to identify the differences ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2016, 6:48 AM by Maria Dorrough
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his master."

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