Light up your child's mind: finding a unique pathway to happiness and success

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Little, Brown and Co.,
Pub. Date:
2009.
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English
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Based on the renowned "Renzulli Method," which has been adopted in schools all over the country, LIGHT UP YOUR CHILD'S MIND presents a practical program to help children fire up a love of learning to last a lifetime. World-renowned experts Drs. Renzulli and Reis illustrate the crucial role parents can play in their children's development and address how they can work with teachers to enhance their children's education. They uncover the hidden potential of daydreamers, rebels, and one-track minds, arguing that gifted behavior--basic smarts, high levels of task commitment, and creativity--can be fostered in bright children, even unmotivated ones. Step by step, LIGHT UP YOUR CHILD'S MIND will show parents how to set their kids on the path to a rewarding future.
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9780316003988
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table_of_contents Beyond the classroom : looking for gifts "outside the box" -- Dreamers, challengers, and one-track minds : the child who stands out from the classroom crowd -- The boy with the lawnmower shoes : real problems, real products, real success stories -- Passions of the mind and heart : getting at interests -- The "how" factor : tuning in to your child's preferences in learning style and expression -- Putting it all together : moving from interests and styles to creative projects -- Guide-on-the-side : how to be your child's enrichment ally -- Twice exceptional : children with gifts and talents, and learning disabilities -- Performance vs. potential : reclaiming the "lost prize" underachiever -- Cooperative alliances : partnering with teachers and school.
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title Light up your child's mind : finding a unique pathway to happiness and success
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title_sub finding a unique pathway to happiness and success