Story Line:Fred is a 7-year old profoundly gifted child who is finally enrolled in a school for other gifted kids. The movie delves into the complex needs of nurturing a child’s intellect while also acknowledging their asynchronous emotional development.
Teaching With This Movie:Measuring Intelligence
Create a timeline that identifies shifts in theories of intelligence and different types of tests that have been created to measure intelligence. How do socio-cultural factors effect the way in which intelligence is identified?