intellectual giftedness

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intellectual giftedness

An innate, personal aptitude for intellectual activities that cannot be acquired through personal effort or learning.
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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.
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