Several websites for state and national gifted organizations offer resources and online communities for gifted students. Below are a short list of websites for first-time student researchers, who want to know what online resources might be available!
rolemodel.com This website features a role model of the month along with a listing of facts about other role models. Also includes the Keirsey Temperament Sorter II, which allows the user to respond to statements that best describe him or her. The questionnaire is then scored with an immediate report suggesting a general temperament.
womenswork.org/girls Womenswork provides numerous traditional and nontraditional careers for girls to consider. Contents include job title, level of education needed to hold the job and words of encouragement.
http://www.vsg.edu.au/ This website is a virtual school from Australia with inexpensive and interesting courses as well as a PRIME source of graffiti.
www.alphadictionary.com Check out the lists of the 100 funniest words, the 100 most beautiful words, 'punny pages,' and a Russian Grammar text on this fun website.
http://www.vintagetextiles.com This website provides information about how people lived and dressed in the United States from colonial times to the present. Be sure to check out the Gallery site for information and outstanding photos of the skilled needlework required for clothing.
New Mexico Association for the Gifted www.nmgifted.org