- Subject index
This resource helps practitioners identify gifted and talented pupils, resolve underachievement, develop strategies for gifted and talented pupils, and devise a tailored curriculum for able pupils.
Chapter 8: Enrichment
Educational enrichment is ‘the deliberate rounding out of the basic curriculum subjects with ideas and knowledge that enable a pupil to be aware of the wider context of a subject area.’ (Freeman, 1998)
There may be some confusion between the concepts of enrichment and extension; some use the terms interchangeably, considering both to refer to differentiation of the subject curriculum encompassing the exploration of a topic to a greater extent than is normally required; others think of extension work as being accelerated progress to more challenging subject ...