When thinking about how to engage and motivate students, remember: Motivation comes from imagining a positive emotion in the future. Keeping this in mind might help to spark some new ideas for increasing intrinsic motivation in the students we see.
How To Talk With Kids About Terrible ThingsFebruary 23, 2018
Here’s some information to help guide discussions with children as we try to make sense of things ourselves. Read the full article here.
Before Referring a Gifted Child for ADD/ADHD EvaluationFebruary 23, 2018
While gifted students can also have ADHD, many have behaviors that simply seem like ADHD as a result of being gifted. Here’s some information that can help distinguish between the two and, if referred for an evaluation, be sure to seek out a professional with knowledge of gifted traits. Check out this information here.
New Year’s Eve Science Activities for KidsJanuary 9, 2018
Have you heard the dreaded, “I’m bored!” exclamations yet? Here are some activities to help get you through the holiday break and celebrate the New Year! Check out the link here.