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Author Teare, J. B.
Title Parents' and carers' guide for able and talented children / Barry Tears ; [edited by Dawn Booth].
Imprint Stafford : Network Educational Press, 2004.

Author Teare, J. B.
Subject Gifted children -- Education -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Alt Name Booth, Dawn.
Description 1 online resource (112 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction; SECTION 1:Issues; What's in a name?; The present state of play; What can be expected; Two-way communication; How the school might identify your child as able and talented; All sorts of abilities; The central place of thinking skills; Challenge for progress; Different ways of working; The golden component that is time; Homework; Presentation and spelling; Changing schools; Looking after your able child; Able underachievers; SECTION 2:Getting Further Advice and Help; Specific subject advice, resources and help; Art; Drama; English; Geography; History; Mathematics.
Summary Sound strategies for identifying and supporting highly able children; advice on how to develop a meaningful dialogue with school; extensive lists of recommended fiction; information on where to find additional help, and what activities are available; a wealth of practical advice under separate subject headings. Able and Talented specialist Barry Teare brings parents and carers right up to date with new developments on the thinking and provision for gifted children. He advises how you can provide able children with the very best opportunities by working in partnership with schools and specialis.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781855396449 (electronic bk.)
1855396440 (electronic bk.)
1855391287 (pbk.)
OCLC # 600096410
Additional Format Print version: Teare, J.B. Parents' and carers' guide for able and talented children. Stafford : Network Educational Press, 2004 9781855391284 (OCoLC)57459092

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