NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR GT PROGRAM at Northern Middle

Last Updated on Apr 13, 2015 at 10:53am |

Students to be considered for the 2015-16 Gifted & Talented Program will possess some or all of the following characteristics:
Uses advanced vocabulary; expresses self well
Thinks quickly
Recalls facts easily
Combines unrelated ideas uniquely
Questions how things work
Asks reasons why; questions almost everything
Displays independence and self-direction
Converses and interacts easily with adults
Expresses a great deal of curiosity
Takes risks in learning activities
Demonstrates a good sense of humor
Shows persistence and task commitment
Displays leadership qualities
Shows self-confidence
Shows initiative and does more than required
Displays a vivid imagination
Strives towards perfection; is self-critical
Concentrates intensely on activities
Justifies own ideas with sound reasoning
Learns quickly with less practice and repetition