The level of a child's giftedness makes a difference in their needs as well; these levels include advanced learners (IQ of 120-129), moderately gifted
(130-144), highly gifted (145159), exceptionally gifted (160-179), and profoundly gifted (180 and greater).
We've reached the stage where, to use that currently fashionable and intensely irritating phrase, United's 'marquee' player is a moderately gifted
show pony who falls over if a defender so much as breathes on him and celebrates a grubby little goal as if he'd done something vaguely clever.
She divides the groups according to IQ range, as follows: mildly (or basically) gifted, IQ range 115-129; moderately gifted
, IQ range 130-144; highly gifted, IQ range 145159; exceptionally gifted, IQ range 160-179; and profoundly gifted, IQ range 180 and above.
The following are examples of questions that were constructed and analysed by a ten year old, moderately gifted
student on the (self-chosen) topic of palaeontology.
"Pullout programs work well for mildly or moderately gifted
, but at an extreme end that just isn't going to work," Davidson says.
Much better?Surely not much better, because if one team can establish a gulf in class even wider than seen on Saturday between themselves and a squad of more than moderately gifted
opponents from the same division the game will eventually become a procession.