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Assessments & Rubrics | Critical Thinking | Differentiation for the Gifted
Gifted Organizations
| Legislation | Lesson Plans | Publishers & Periodicals
Research & Readings
|Web Resources

Assessments and Rubrics


Creative Thinking Rubric
www.adifferentplace.org/creativethinking.htm

Deductive Reasoning Rubric
www.adifferentplace.org/deductivereasoning.htm

Divergent Thinking Rubric
www.adifferentplace.org/divergentthinking.htm

High Order Thinking Rubric
www.adifferentplace.org/higherorderthinking.htm

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Critical Thinking

Bloom's Taxonomy and the Spectrum of Assessment

www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/Spectrumof...

Bloom's Taxonomy Meets the Big Bad Wolf
www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/BloomsTaxo...

Critical Thinking Online Textbook
highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0767417399/student_view0/

Glossary of Critical Thinking

www.criticalthinking.org/resources/articles/glossa...

Introduction to Thinking Skills
www.aea267.k12.ia.us/cia/framework/thinking/index....

Resources For Teaching Reasoning And Critical Thinking

academic.pg.cc.md.us/~wpeirce/MCCCTR/links~1.html


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Differentiation for Gifted Learners

Challenging Gifted Kids in the Regular Classroom

Differentiated Classroom

www.adifferentplace.org/classroom.htm

Differentiated Products
www.adifferentplace.org/products.htm

Modifying Content, Process, and Product
www.adifferentplace.org/modifying.htm

Taxonomy of Socratic Questioning

www-ed.fnal.gov/trc/tutorial/taxonomy.html

Teachnology Curriculum Differentiation
www.teach-nology.com/edleadership/curriculum_devel...

www.teach-nology.com/litined/dif_instruction/

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Gifted Organizations

Connecticut Association for the Gifted

www.ctgifted.org

Gifted Development Center

Hoagies' Gifted Education Page
www.hoagiesgifted.org/

Hollingsworth Center for Highly Gifted Children
www.hollingworth.org/

National Association for Gifted Children
www.nagc.org/

National Foundation for Gifted and Creative Children
www.nfgcc.org/

SENG - Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted

www.sengifted.org/

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Lesson Plans and Activities

Challenge Lessons
www.angelfire.com/ca2/newtonfallstigers/lessons.ht...


Lesson Plans for Gifted Students

www.cloudnet.com/~edrbsass/edexc.htm#giftedlessons

New York Times Lesson Plan Archives

www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/archive....

Resources for Teaching Gifted and Talented

www.cloudnet.com/~edrbsass/edgifted.html

Units, Lesson Plans, and Activities for the Gifted

www.adifferentplace.org/resources.htm

Who Dunnit?

www.cyberbee.com/whodunnit/crime.html

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Publishers and Periodicals

Creative Learning Press
www.creativelearningpress.com/index.html

Critical Thinking Books and Software

www.criticalthinking.com/index.jsp

Critical Thinking Community
www.criticalthinking.org/resources/elementary.shtm...

Free Spirit Publishing
www.freespirit.com/

Gifted and Talented Newsletter Signup (free)
newsletters.fen.com/email/newsletter/1,1692,59-9378,00.html

Gifted Child Today Magazine
www.prufrock.com/client/client_pages/prufrock_jm_g...

Gifted Education Press

www.giftededpress.com/

Great Books Foundation
www.greatbooks.org/typ/

Great Potential Press
www.giftedbooks.com/

Guiding the Gifted Reader
www.vtaide.com/png/ERIC/Gifted-Reader.htm

Imagine Magazine for Gifted and Talented Students
www.jhu.edu/gifted/imagine/

Interact Simulations
www.interact-simulations.com

Pitsco

www.pitsco.com/

Prufrock Press (Formerly Dandy Lion Publications)
www.prufrock.com/

www.apa.org/ed/tblofcontents68.html

Twice Exceptional Newsletter
www.2enewsletter.com/

Understanding Our Gifted Online Journal
www.our-gifted.com/

Zephyr Press
www.zephyrpress.com/


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Research and Readings

Davidson Institute for Talent Development's Library of full text articles
www.geniusdenied.com/articles/readarticlenew.aspx?...


Recommended Reading for Gifted Educators

www.geniusdenied.com/Articles.aspx?ArticleID=26&Na...

Underachievement Research Articles

www.eddept.wa.edu.au/gifttal/EAGER/researchArticle...

Recommended Reading List by SENG
www.sengifted.org/articles_booklist.shtml


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Web Resources

A Different Place (a great starter source for all things gifted)
www.adifferentplace.org/teachers.htm

Academic Competitions
www.jhu.edu/gifted/imagine/linkB.htm

Center for Gifted Education, College of William and Mary

cfge.wm.edu/

Discover Projects

www.discover.arizona.edu/

The Fundamentals of Critical Reading and Effective Writing
criticalreading.com/

Future Problem Solving Program
www.fpsp.org/

Internet Gifted Resources for Teachers

www.adifferentplace.org/internetresources.htm

Noodle Tools: Interactive Tools to Aid Students with Online Research

www.noodletools.com/

MathCounts - Promoting Middle School Math Achievement
www.mathcounts.org/

Problem Solving Standards - State of Arizona
www.ade.state.az.us/asd/gifted/giftedstandards.asp

Quotes on Creativity and Giftedness

www.nfgcc.org/quotes.htm

Teaching Strategies from the Center for Talented Youth
www.jhu.edu/~gifted/teaching/strategies/index.html

Underachieving Gifted Students
www.kidsource.com/kidsource/content/underachieving...

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