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Classes

No Place Like Home -

In this class that runs from September 2012-April 2013, Dr B. will guide the students through the creation of a marketing plan for their hometown. They will use a variety of technology tools to highlight the history, people, landforms, recreation, tourism ect. relating to their hometown. The project will end with an exchange of hometown treasures with another student across the state. Go Now
        

Teacher

Group

Day

Time

Dr. B

5th grade Hometown

1st Wed of the month

8amPST/9am MST

Dr. B

4th grade Hometown

1st Wed of the month

9:30amPST/10:30am MST

Dr. B

3rd grade Hometown

2nd Wed of the month

8amPST/9am MST

Dr. B

2nd grade Hometown

2nd Wed of the month

9:30amPST/10:30am MST

Dr. B

1st grade Hometown

3rd Wed of the month

8am PST/9am MST

Dr. B

Kinder Hometown

3rd Wed of the month

9:30amPST/10:30am MST

Dr. B

National K12 ALP meeting

4th Wed of the month

8:30amPST/10:30am MST

 

Classroom City

In this class that runs from September 2012-April 2013, Mrs. T help students design, run, and sustain a classroom mini-city while striving to accumulate money and assets in this simulation dealing with local government and economics. "Citizens" plan the city's geographical and political structure, elect officials, appoint individuals to city positions—such as bank president, police chief, and postmaster—and learn to manage money while buying and selling property in order to replicate the governmental workings of a modern city. Go Now

Teacher

Group

Day

Time

Mrs. T

Kindergarten
Classroom City

1st Tuesday of the month

10am MST / 9am PST

Mrs. T

1st Grade
Classroom City

1st Tuesday of the month

1pm MST / 12pm PST

Mrs. T

2nd Grade
Classroom City

2nd Tuesday of the month

10am MST / 9am PST

Mrs. T

3rd Grade
Classroom City

2nd Tuesday of the month

1pm MST / 12pm PST

Mrs. T

4th Grade
Classroom City

3rd Tuesday of the month

10am MST/ 9am PST

Mrs. T

5th Grade
Classroom City

3rd Tuesday of the month

1pm MST / 12pm PST

Mrs. T

National K12 ALP
Parent meeting

4th Thursday of the month

10am MST / 9am PST

Mrs. T IDVA ALP Parent Meeting 4th Thursday of the month 10am MST / 9am PST

 

Links

These are some of the most frequently used links we use in the classroom.

About Us

Brandi Maynard and Karli Thompson are certified teachers and gifted specialists with over 25 years of combined experience serving gifted and talented learners. They are excited to work with you. Giftedresources.com was developed to provide you with the best resources available. On the site you will find: Access to training material and a variety of material that will help you serve gifted students‐‐ everything from managing social and emotional needs to how to help gifted students with study skills

Webinars geared toward gifted students in a variety of high interest areas Podcasts geared toward parents guide you in parenting, and in many cases, teaching your gifted children Organized websites that will help you and our child find the best websites to meet their unique learning needs Ongoing blogs from gifted specialists, as well as their gifted students. We will share ourselves with you as we traverse the journey of educating gifted children‐‐and in the case of our students‐‐being a gifted student Training sessions by students, for students, on how to use cutting edge technology to do some really cool things Together, Brandi and Karli want to deliver the best Gifted Resources available on the web and help you better nurture the gifted learner in your life, or perhaps within you.

Contact us:

  • Dr. Brandi Maynard: 509-332-5867
  • Mrs. Karli Thompson: 208-269-0624