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by EN
Mon Jul 14, 2008 2:29 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi Tamarind Your children is fortunate to have your husband as guidance & your love and concern. For gifted kids, the need to drive for performance & to gain knowledged is mainly for intrinsic value. I read in some articles that the reason giftedness is only tested at a later age eg 9 years old is t...
by EN
Fri Jul 11, 2008 12:06 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi wwcookie Thanks for giving a snap shot of how the class is being conducted. Sounds interesting. However, I will have my son decides if he is interested and is able to withstand the yucky portion. My son close his nose throughout the zoo trip, gag when goes to the market. I might want to give the ...
by EN
Thu Jul 10, 2008 5:44 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi wwcookie Clothes labels. Bring back the memory when my son makes a big fuss, wail, pull the t-shirt neck & trying to find scissors to snip it off. Of course I was cross as I dont know at that time it is one of the characteristics listed. Will you be able to describe to me about the sc magazine & ...
by EN
Thu Jul 10, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: What to do when your child asks for enrichment classes?
Replies: 22
Views: 8063

Hi. I'm in sync with ChiefKiasu. I remember when I was young, my schedule was packed tight too but never will I say I feel pressurized. Now as a parent I have the same thinking as you are if my kids will be overwhelm by all the enrichment programs. Since she is interested, by all means go ahead. She...
by EN
Thu Jul 10, 2008 9:56 am
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi Again :) We've finished with the LadyBird Series about 2 years back. He hated the reading session & I only do it sporadically as my work requires travelling & looking after my sickly daughter. The dinosaurs words listed, he has no problem either. There are some which escape my mind. I know he can...
by EN
Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:35 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi Tamarind Thanks for your reply. I sincerely think that my son is not in the highly gifted range. Bright, fast learner, inquisitive & intense, yes he is. I agree with you on the need for parents to groom their children to read independently. I hope anyone can share with me tips on getting the kids...
by EN
Tue Jul 08, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Any parents of gifted children here ?
Replies: 670
Views: 162129

Hi I'm new here & chance upon the gifted discussion. It is a bit lonely and daunting not being able to share my son development with friends having kids the same age. I am also trying to think of any clubs or enrichment classes that will make my son happy. I have not tested my son yet. I am not sure...
by EN
Tue Jul 08, 2008 12:23 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Mummy EN: New Mum On The Block
Replies: 30
Views: 4852

Mummy EN: New Mum On The Block

Hi!

I'm EN. A working mum with two kids. Glad to find this great forum. I hope to be exchanging ideas and information with you soon.

Regards
EN