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THE RESULTS ARE IN….
We were just notified of the District level results of the FAME – Jim Harbin Student Media Festival. We entered 10 videos and 9 have advanced to the Regional level!!!!! Please see the list below. Judging for the Regional competition takes place in June and Regional winners will advance to the State competition. Congratulations to all the students!
Seven Natural Wonders
Public Service Video 3-5
I Love Reading
War of the Foods
Music Video 3-5
Cats and Dogs
Click on this link to view the winning videos.
Click on this link to view the winning videos.http://www.floridamedia.org/page/EduVisionminisite/
It's hard to believe the school year is over. I have enjoyed working with each and every child.
It has been a wonderful year!
Below are links to on-line resources full of great ideas and activities to help keep your gifted child busy over the summer.
Have a great summer!
Summer is Here! I have so enjoyed teaching each child this year and thank you for entrusting your child to me!
Below are a few links and resources to help cure summer boredom!
Gifted Homeschoolers Forum- Favorite Things Link
100s of Links to Enrichment Opportunities in all subjects
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*Also, see the PDF below: Summer Activities for Gifted Students
Be on the lookout for the Jim Harbin Media FAME results for our video production projects!!! Results coming soon!!!!
Exciting News at The Villages Charter School! Our Accelerated Program, Academic Pathways, has officially launched! Please review the brochure attached below that explains all about the Pathway options for students! As always, please contact me if you have any questions!
Some of our 3rd grade students created videos about their ocean animal research, posted below! They couldn't wait to share!!
Sea Urchins- Audrey and Brianna
Orcas- Anneliese, Leighton, and Sam
Black Dragon fish-Cliff and Parker
Sea Lions- Hanna and Joey
Manta Rays- Kyle and Sydney
Middle School Gifted Classes meet on Mondays during 2nd, 3rd, or 4th period.
Tyler Krebs and Matthew Loza earned 2nd place for the District in the Stock Market Challenge we participated in! They will be receiving certificates and a Papa John's gift card from the Florida Council on Economic Education!
Kayla Tassone and Hayden Muecke entered a calendar contest on Economic Concepts, also sponsored by the Florida Council on Economic Education, and had their project published in the council's 2015 calendar!
Congratulations to theses students on their hard work!
2014-15 Gifted Supplies -
April/May Newsletter -
Class Expectations -
Gifted Behavior Plan -
Summer Activities for Gifted Students - Great summer activities recommended by MENSA!
TVCS Academic Pathways - Learn about the TVCS Accelerated Program