“Gifted means you have abilities to do stuﬀ others may not be able to do, even if they are not
easy. This tree is growing in the shade under a step….that’s not easy.”
“As a gifted learner I feel that I am diﬀerent;
I am a leader; and I am powerful!”
“We all have an impact on the world.
Although we’re small, someday we
will do something great. It means to
be inspiring, creative, helpful, and smart.
Although being gifted has its problems,
Being gifted is very special.”
“Giftedness is being
diﬀerent in your own way
and to capture beautiful
moments in life for
something cool. Then your
diﬀerences will shine!”
“Giftedness means you
can be talented in some
things but not at others;
you swing back and forth
at the things you are good
at and the things you are
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your thinking in new directions?
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do you now have?
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