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Characteristics of a Gifted Child
  • Poses unforeseen questions
  • Is curious
  • Generates complex, abstract ideas
  • Knows without working hard
  • Is beyond the group
  • Needs 1-3 repetitions to master
  • Prefers the company of intellectual peers or adults
  • Expert who abstracts beyond the field
  • May/may not be motivated by grades
  • Is intellectual

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