Skills to Cultivate
in your Gifted Child
5. Enjoyment of Solitude
6. Finding Meaningfulness in Learning
7. Working on the Edge of One’s Competency
8. Being an Autonomous, Autodidactic Learner
9. Learning to Deal with Stress & Control Anxiety
10. Developing Appropriate Attitudes Toward Work & Ability
Even if your kids
don’t go on to code
for living, a basic
and thinking skills
which are both
mind and helps
better, creates a
way of thinking
about things that
I think is helpful
in all domains.”
1 MILLION MORE
CS JOBS THAN
TO FILL THEM BY 2020
MECHANISMS OF MOTIVATION
Housand, B. C. & Housand, A. M. (2012). The role of technology in gifted students’ motivation.
Psychology in the Schools, 49(7), 706-715.
Key Ideas and Details
Craft and Structure
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
Production and Distribution of Writing
Research to Build and Present Knowledge
Comprehension and Collaboration
Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas
1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
3 Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of
4 Model with mathematics.
5 Use appropriate tools strategically.
6 Attend to precision.
7 Look for and make use of structure.
8 Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.