Book Title: Super Smart: 180 Challenging Thinking Activities, Words, and Ideas for Advanced Students (Grades 4-10)
Publisher: Prufrock Press
Author: Stephen Young Ed.D.
Get the minds of bright kids jump-started with these exciting, motivational Super Smart
brain challenges. Put the minds of bright kids in over-drive! Filled with 180 "activity-a-day" classroom warm-ups that include new, challenging vocabulary activities and critical thinking activities that push the limits, Super Smart
will pique students" curiosity and tickle their funny bone.
This unique book, designed to challenge the brightest kids, offers teachers and parents a fun collection of activities--logic puzzles, riddles, optical illusions, math mysteries, and thought provokers.
These short, attention-getting mind stretchers serve to grab the students' attention and create a frame of mind and an atmosphere of fun, curiosity, or discovery conductive to getting kids off to a good start. There are three hooks for each day: a vocabulary word, a thought for the day, and a critical thinking hook, each designed to get students thinking and into a receptive mind set.
Grades 4 10