Gifted Children

Resources for Gifted Children

For Parents

Great Books on a Variety of Topics

Cross, Tracy (2018). On The Social Emotional Lives of Gifted Children. Prufrock Press, Waco, TX.

Fonseca, Christine (2011).  Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope with Explosive Feelings. Prufrock Press, Waco, TX.

Galbraith, Judy & Delisle, Jim (2015).  When Gifted Kids Don’t Have All the Answers: How to Meet Their Social Emotional Needs. Free Spirit Press, Inc., Minneapolis, M.N.

Inman, Tracy & Kirchner, Jana (2016). Parenting Gifted Children 101: An Introduction to Gifted Kids and Their Needs. Prufrock Press, Waco, TX.

Walker, Sally (2002). The Survival Guide for Parents of Gifted Kids:  How to Understand, Live With and Stick Up for Your Gifted Child, Free Spirit Publishing, Inc, Minneapolis, M.N.

Webb, James; Gore, Janet; Amend, Edward; & DeVries, Arlene (2007).  A Parents Guide to Gifted Children. Great Potential Press, Inc., Scottsdale, AZ.


Social & Emotional Needs of Gifted Learners

48 Essential Links for the Parents of Gifted Children

For Parents and Kids

Boorman, Heaather (2018).  The Gifted Kids Workbook:  Mindfulness Skills to Help Children Reduce Stress, Balance Emotions, & Build Confidence. Instant Help Books, Oakland, CA.

For Kids

Larson, Jen (2019) Perfectly Logical!:  Challenging Brain Teasers and Logic Puzzles for Smart Kids,  Rockridge Press, Emeryville, CA.

Great Books for Kids from PreSchool through 3rd grade

Levy, Aidr & Levy, Ganit (2017).  What Should Dany Do?, Elon Books

Levy, Aidr & Levy, Ganit (2017).  What Should Dany Do? School Day,  Elon Books

Levy, Aidr & Levy, Ganit (2019).  What Should Darla Do?, Elon Books

Great Books for Kids 10 and Under

Galbraith, Judy (2013).  The Survival Guide for Gifted Kids: For Ages 10 and Under. Free Spirit Press, Inc., Minneapolis, M.N.

Great Books For Teenagers

Galbraith, Judy & Delisle, Jim (2011).  The Gifted Teen Survival Guide:  Smart, Sharp, and Ready for (Almost) Anything. Free Spirit Press, Inc., Minneapolis, M.N.