5th & 6th Grade
OUTCOMES FOR INTELLECTUALLY GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAMS
- Creative Thinking: Fluency, Flexibility, Originality, Elaboration, Synthesis
- Creative Expression: Visual and Performing Arts
- Personal Characteristics
- Career Exploration
- Life Skills
- Group Work Skills
- Critical Thinking: Decision Making
- Convergent Thinking: Logical Thinking
- Metacognition: Abstract Thinking and Reflection
- Thinking Skills:
- Emotional Development
- Social Development
- Communication Skills:
- Information Literacy:
- Effectively Using Research
ALL ABOUT ME!!!
I am an Ole Brook graduate! I completed my Elementary Education degree at USM. I have an endorsement in Reading and Social Studies. I completed my Gifted Certification and my Master's degree in Online Learning for Elementary Education from Mississippi College.
I taught 2nd grade for 1 year, 2nd grade Quest for 4 years, and I now teach 5th and 6th grade Quest. I am looking forward to an awesome school year! I LOVE my job!!!
I am married to Pete Moak. We have 4 children that are graduates of Ole Brook. Will is a 2018 graduate of BHS and Mississippi State and majored in Chemical Engineering. Maley is a 2019 graduate of BHS and also a graduate of MSU with a major in Communications. She is now in law school at Mississippi College. Morgan is a junior at MSU majoring in Kinesiology. Walker is a freshman at MSU majoring in Industrial Technology. I am excited about teaching Quest and I am ready for a great year!!
Resources for parents or students about gifted education:
THE GIFTED KIDS’ SURVIVAL GUIDE By: Judy Galbraith
GIFTED KIDS SPEAK OUT By: James R. Delisle
10 THINGS NOT TO SAY TO YOUR GIFTED CHILD By: Nancy Heilbronner
Any of these books are available in my classroom for checkout.