How to help gifted children cope with regular school
It now lies with the teachers on how they could help the gifted child in their class. As more and more schools have abolished there gifted child programs so the gifted students have to be with the regular classes. As they are being recognized so teachers now are looking into ways on how to help their students cope with the regular class even if their minds are already advanced. Let us know some of the ways you can help your student.
You can help them by learning what is their interests so that you can adjust your curriculum for them. You can just hand out a survey where you can know them better. It is also important that you keep them busy with activities as they may feel bored and they may require movements when they learn. If you like reading then you can also share with them what you are reading. They will have the idea on what they also could read. Discussing current events is also one of the ways you can stimulate their thinking.
Give deadlines to them for their projects or activities. You can also teach them some activities they can do that would interest their mind and would allow them to pass the time. And allow them to have more reading as they can be able to learn from what they are reading. you can even give them some time for the presentation of the topic for the whole class. You would be amazed at what they could produce.