Kyrene Gifted Services
Elementary School Services
Gifted Resource Model (Grades K, 1, and 2)
Gifted teachers provide direct resource services to students for 60 to 90 minutes a week in pull out or push in model. The focus of this resource support is development of thinking skills as well as support in a student’s particular area(s) of giftedness.
Gifted Academic Enrichment Model (Grade 3, 4, and 5)
Students identified as gifted receive 120 to 180 minutes of academic enrichment a week delivered by a gifted teacher specialist. Students are grouped by grade level and receive instruction aligned with grade level content standards and themes with a STEM/STEAM or Humanities focus. The academic enrichment modules are interdisciplinary, problem or project-based, aligned to NAGC standards, and embed social emotional supports.