Resources and links for gifted kids.
A Northwestern University program that offers a number of online learning opportunities for gifted students of all ages.
California Association for the Gifted (CAG) is an organization of educators and parents dedicated to meeting the unique needs or"gifted and talented students. CAG was started in 1966 by a group of educators and parents who wanted to make a difference in the lives of gifted students. CAG is one of the nation's largest state advocacy groups of its kind, providing its members informational training about the education of gifted and talented students.
The national organization for parents teachers and administrators interested in spreading knowledge and awareness about gifted students and gifted education. Includes gifted-education standards.
Gifted kids are a unique and challenging group – for teachers and for parents. They view the world through an entirely unique lens, one that is best summed up in one word. Intense. This intensity refers to how gifted individuals approach life. At its best, intensity is the driving passion that enables some people to achieve amazing things – in any domain. But at its worst, it is the turmoil that has the power to consume these same individuals from time to time as they learn how to manage that aspect of their personality.
Gifted and Talented students grades 2, 3, & 4 are identified with exceptional mathematical and/or verbal reasoning abilities.
Khan Academy With a library of over 2,800 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 290 practice exercises, we're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.
Exploratorium The Exploratorium isn’t just a museum; it’s an ongoing exploration of science, art, and human perception—a vast collection of online interactives, web features, activities, programs, and events that feed your curiosity.
Math Challenge A website dedicated to the puzzling world of mathematics
Smithsonian, National Air and Space Museum Learn by doing! A variety of online activities test your knowledge and demonstrate the principles of aviation and spaceflight.
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Center Index of the Animation Series. An index of fascinating animations created by NASA scientists in an effort to visualize collected data.
The National Wildlife Foundation sponsors a kids' site that provides hours of learning fun.
The National Zoo sponsors an entire page of fascinating web cams so students can study animal behaviors and habitats virtually.
The American Museum of Natural History has an entire website, "Ology" dedicated to the great "ologies" such as paleontology, astronomy, marine biology, and more.
Starfall.com A great site for K-2 students to practice reading skills.
Riveting talks by remarkable people
A creative learning tool that empowers kids to draw, animate, and share their own cartoons
Khan Academy is a non-profit video channel with over 2,500 videos covering topics ranging from high school math and science to banking and venture capital.
Explore how the world is changing by controlling the flow of time with your fingers
Create-Poetry, Poems & Poets
Access engaging science and engineering images and videos from around the world
Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz – free!
Gives students an opportunity to invent machines that capitalize basic engineering concept