The Best Of Byrdseed By Year

Best of Byrdseed

2015 (so far)

  1. I Thought You Were Smart
  2. Quick Strategy Game: Domineering
  3. Success Isn’t A Straight Line
  4. Internet Field Trip for January, 2015
  5. Start A Lesson With A Music Video

2014

  1. Understanding High Energy Gifted Kids
  2. Ambiguous Sentences
  3. Creative Math Warmups
  4. High Anxiety
  5. Weekly Lists of Common Foreign Vocabulary

2013

  1. Calvin: The Unexpected Gifted Kid
  2. We Only Get Stronger When It’s Difficult!
  3. Learning From Lasseter
  4. Puzzle: Word Ladders
  5. Creating A Class Motto

2012

  1. Five Unexpected Traits of Gifted Students
  2. The Curious Case of Impostor Syndrome
  3. Math Project: Disneyland Parking Structure
  4. Sensitivity in Gifted Kids
  5. Patterns In Writing: Conflict

2011

  1. 12 Lists of Characteristics of Gifted Students
  2. Four Ways To Reduce Behavior Problems
  3. Make Your Class Cozy For Gifted Introverts
  4. Super Idiom List
  5. Six Traits of Quality Pre-Assessments

2010

  1. Beyond The Book Report
  2. Patterns In Writing II: Plot Structure
  3. Differentiating Comprehension Skills: Noting Details
  4. Character Analysis With Depth & Complexity
  5. Patterns In Writing IV: Character Archetypes

2009

  1. Introducing Depth and Complexity
  2. Four Ways to Differentiate Objectives
  3. 10 Social & Emotional Needs of the Gifted
  4. Offer Choice With Extension Menus
  5. Differentiate Lessons With The Content Imperatives

Photo by Terren in Virginia