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Bright Learner and Gifted Learners

Bright Learner Gifted Learner
Knows the answer Ask the questions
Is interested Is highly curious
Is attentive Is mentally and physically involved
Has good ideas Has a wild, silly idea
Works hard Plays around, yet tests well
Answers the questions Discusses in detail, elaborates
Is alert Is keenly observant
Listens with interest Shows strong feelings and opinions
Learns with ease Already knows
6-8 repetitions for mastery 1-2 repetitions for mastery
Understands ideas Constructs abstractions
Enjoys peers Prefers adults
Grasps the meaning Draws inferences
Completes assignments Initiates projects
Is receptive Is intense
Copies accurately Creates a new design
Enjoys school Enjoys learning
Absorbs information Manipulates information
Good memorizer Good guesser
Enjoys straightforward Thrives on complexity

A High Achiever… A Gifted Learner… A Creative Thinker

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