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Meeting the Needs of Your Most Able Pupils: Science

1st Edition

By Tim Alderman

David Fulton Publishers

138 pages

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Meeting the Needs of Your Most Able Pupils: Science provides specific guidance on:

  • recognising high ability and multiple intelligences
  • planning, differentiation and extension/enrichment
  • teacher questioning skills
  • support for more able pupils with special educational needs (dyslexia, ADHD, sensory impairment)
  • homework
  • recording and assessment
  • beyond the classroom: visits, competitions, summer schools, masterclasses, links with universities, businesses and other organisations.

This book includes comprehensive appendices with linked resources available online that feature:

  • useful contacts and resources
  • lesson plans
  • liaison sheets for Teaching Assistants
  • homework activities
  • monitoring sheets.

This book is an essential resource for secondary teachers, subject heads of departments, Leading Teachers for G&T Education (Gifted and Talented co-ordinators), SENCos and LA advisers.

Table of Contents

Contents Foreword Introduction Chapter One: The National Picture Chapter Two: Departmental Policy and Approach Chapter Three: Recognising High Ability or Potential Chapter Four: Classroom Provision Chapter Five: Supporting the Learning of More Able Pupils Chapter Six: Beyond the Classroom Appendices References

About the Author/Editor

Tim Alderman is the cluster co-ordiantor for Gifted and Talented in the Liverpool area. He is Head of Science in a Liverpool comprehensive school and plays an active role in the Excellence in Cities initiatives in the North West.

About the Series

The Gifted and Talented Series

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