Don’t Freak Out!


Tonight we have some more great slogans from MindPlus Rotorua. Thanks kids!

About gifted kids:

Normal kids, extraordinary minds, extended needs.

Not mad scientists, the intelligent types.

Creative, critical, caring, we are thinkers!

Creative thinking is what we do.

What gifted kids want, value and need:

We value things that make us, us.

Intellectual students always value extended learning.

We value blossoming talents and gifts.

Advice for teachers:

Talk to gifted kids about learning.

Don’t freak out! Teach them things ☺

Let them indulge in complex learning.

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Image Credit: The “Don’t freak out!” image uses the words of one of the students, and was created by Mary St George.

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About Mary St George

I teach in gifted education, both online and face-to-face.
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2 Responses to Don’t Freak Out!

  1. Hanlie says:

    Cool slogans, Cleversticks!

  2. ljconrad says:

    These kids are great at articulating what some adults need years to think up! Their creativity shines through in just six simple words. It’s time that the adults in their world start listening.

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