TAG Resources for Educators

The TAG team at Central Rivers AEA is here to support TAG programming, identification, acceleration, curriculum, social-emotional learning (SEL) needs, and enrichment activities. Below is a collection of supports in those areas of the TAG programs being served. Consultants may be contacted at any time with further questions.

 

Resource Location Type/Use
MTSS Advanced Learner Guide Google doc Programming
TAG Identification Playbook Google doc Identification
HOPE Rating Scale Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

HOPE Rating Scale

Identification
5 Levels of Gifted: School Issues and Educational Options Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

5 levels of gifted

Identification
Identifying and Serving Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Gifted Students Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Identifying and Serving

Identification
Identifying gifted and talented English Language Learners Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

 Identifying Gifted ELL

Identification
Iowa Acceleration Scale Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Iowa Acceleration Scale

Acceleration
Acceleration Strategies for Teaching Gifted Learners Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Acceleration Strategies

Acceleration
Jacob’s Ladder (Reading Comprehension System) Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Primary 1 (K-1)

Primary 2 (1st-2nd)

Level 1 (2nd-3rd)

Level 2 (4th-5th)

Level 3 (6th-8th)

Level 4 (7th-9th)

Level 5 (7th-9th)

Curriculum
The College of William and Mary Units (math) Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Splash! (K-1st)

Spatial Reasoning (2nd-4th)

Polygons Galore (3rd-5th)

Beyond BaseTen (3rd-6th)

Moving Through Dimensions (6th-8th)

Lollipop Logic, book 1 (K-2)

Lollipop Logic, book 2 (k-2)

Curriculum
The College of William and Mary Units (science) Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Survive and Thrive

How Sun makes our Day

WaterWorks

Weather Reporter

Dig It

Invitation to Invent

The Earth Beneath our Feet

Curriculum
Challenging Units for Gifted Learners: Language Arts Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Challenging Units (ELA) (6th-8th)

Curriculum
Challenging Units for Gifted Learners: Math Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Challenging Units (Math) (6th-8th)

Curriculum
Challenging Units for Gifted Learners: Social Studies Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Challenging Units (Social Studies) (6th-8th)

Curriculum
Challenging Units for Gifted Learners: Science Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Challenging Units (Science) (6th-8th)

Curriculum
Changing Tomorrow: Leadership Curriculum for High-Ability Students Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Changing Tomorrow 1 (4th-5th)

   Changing Tomorrow 2 (6th-8th)

   Changing Tomorrow 3 (9th-12th)

Curriculum
Curriculum Development Kit for Gifted and Advanced Learners Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

 Curriculum Development Kit (3rd-8th)

Curriculum
Curriculum Planning and Instructional Guide for Gifted Learners Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Curriculum Planning

Curriculum
A Teacher’s Guide to using Common Core Standards with Gifted Students Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Math

ELA

Curriculum
Super Smart: 180 Challenging Thinking Activities, words, and Ideas for Advanced Students Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Super Smart: 180 Activities

Curriculum
Challenge Math
Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Challenge Math (Elem/MS)

Primary Grade Challenge Math (K-4)

 

Curriculum
Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

Teaching Gifted Kids in Today’s Classroom

Programming
Total School Cluster Grouping Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Total School Cluster Grouping

Programming
Best Practices in Gifted Education Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Best Practices in Gifted Ed

Programming
Understanding the social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Students Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Understanding the Social and Emotional Lives

SEL
On the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Children Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

 On the Social and Emotional Lives

SEL
Code-A-Pillar Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Code-a-Pillar

Activity
Sheldon Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Telepresence Robot

Activity
Dash and Dots Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

   Dash and Dot Robots

   Accessory Pack

Activity
Osmo  

Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

 Osmo

Activity
Sphero Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Sphero Bolt

  Sphero Duo

  Sphero SPRK+

  Sphero RVR

Activity
BeeBots Central Rivers Media Services (check out)

  Bee-Bot 

  Blue-Bot

  Accessory Pack

  Bee-Bot Martian Base

Activity
Making Music (A World In Motion Kit) Check out from Mandie or Chelsie-email for availability Activity
Pinball Designer (A World In Motion Kit) Check out from Mandie or Chelsie-email for availability Activity
Motorized Cars (A World In Motion Kit) Check out from Mandie or Chelsie-email for availability Activity
Rolling Things (A World In Motion Kit) Check out from Mandie or Chelsie-email for availability Activity

Contacts

Have questions? Want to know more? Get in touch with us!

Name/Contact Title
Mandie Sanderman Consultant for Science and TAG
Chelsie Byram Consultant for Science and TAG