Welcome to Porter's Middle School Gifted Page. Here you will find various resources as well as Class Notebooks, which contain a variety of centers! If you are not currently in the program, but would like access to the notebook please email me!

                                                                                           mcdermae@pwcs.edu

May 25th Week Update: Please remember you can always work on your centers on your Class Notebooks!

Explore a variety of gifted activities! record your response on our flipgrid!
  http://www.hoagiesgifted.org/

Scavenger Hunt:
https://www.weareteachers.com/scavenger-hunts/

May 11th Week Update:

BREAKOUTEDU.COM/LIVE AT 11AM PT / 2PM ET



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  1. BREAKOUT EDU LIVE IS FREE FOR ANYONE TO TUNE IN AND PLAY

  2. TO PLAY GO TO BREAKOUTEDU.COM/LIVE AT 11AM PT / 2PM ET

  3. THERE IS NO LOGIN REQUIRED

  4. IF A STUDENT WINS THE GAME THEY’LL BE PROMPTED TO COMPLETE THIS FORM SO WE CAN SEND THE PRIZES TO THEIR PARENTS AND TEACHER.

  5. ON SUNDAYS WE’LL SEND AN EMAIL OUTLINING NEXT WEEK’S TOPICS AND PRIZES.

  6. EACH GAME STARTS WITH A 2-4 TH GRADE LEVEL QUESTION AND SLOWLY WORKS IT WAY UP TO THE CRITICAL THINKING PUZZLE. SOMETIMES THOSE CRITICAL THINKING PUZZLES REQUIRE AN UPPER MIDDLE OR HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL KNOWLEDGE. PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PLAY ALONG AS WELL.

  7. ANYONE IN THE WORLD CAN PLAY. MUST BE IN U.S. TO WIN PRIZES (UNFORTUNATELY).

  8. EMAIL US AT INFO@BREAKOUTEDU.COM IF YOU HAVE ANY OTHER QUESTIONS.



 May 4th Week Update:

1. Follow Discovery Educations Daily DE for fun activities to work on each day of the week! Remember you have access to Discovery Education through your clever or use the following link. This is for a new 2nd week of activities!

https://s3.amazonaws.com/www.discoveryeducation.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/daily-de-week-2-6-8-imr.pdf

2. Check the folllowing link below for some fun videos for getting your brains thinking!

https://thekidshouldseethis.com/


April 27th Update:

Try the following link for NONscreen activities to do at home! Remember to share on flipgrid!

https://habyts.com/101-unplugged-activities/


April 20th Update:
1. Try some of the problem activities/brain teasers for fun and share how it worked on the flipgrid. THERE ARE OVER 42 problems/ activities to try!

PDF GIFTEDANDTALENTEDPROBLEMSOLVING1.pdf

2. Follow Discovery Educations Daily DE for fun activities to work on each day of the week! Remember you have access to Discovery Education through your clever or use the following link.

Discovery Education Link

Daily DE Week 1  PDF- daily-de-week-1-6-8-imr.pdf

April 13th Update: I will be offering virutal office hours every Monday from 9:00-10:00! Please feel free to email me any questions or post on the flipgrid. This is will be my dedicated time to answer any of your questions! I am also going to be working with grade level teachers as well! For any week where we don't have school on Monday, my hours will be on Tuesday at the same time (9:00-10:00)!

April 12th Update: New Links have been added to the optional links! Take a look choose one and share your thought on our flipgrid!