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Information Eve

Monday the 15th of October 6 pm - 7.30 pm (held in the City Beach area) This is a general evening for parents, in a lounge setting of about 12 people, to ask questions about: Gifted Education IQ Tests Schooling Underachievement Scholarship/GATE testing If you would like to attend please RSVP to krissmuskett@gmail.com

Huge Children’s Book Sale and Singapore Resources Saturday the 17th of June

Saturday the 17th of June 11 am - 1pm There will be hundreds of second hand children's books, all in excellent condition, with an average price of 3 or 4 dollars The committee will also have a range of Singapore Resources and will be available to answer your questions Perhaps you are a new member [...]

April Holiday Workshops

GATCA school holiday workshops are developed and run by full time university students (usually ex GATCA members) under the supervision  of the GATCA committee and assisted by year 11 and 12 high school students. The focus is to provide GATCA members with an opportunity for their children to socialise with like-minded peers whilst engaging in an interesting [...]

Q & A Evening with Fiona Smith

Fiona Smith  is unique in the field of Gifted as she combines Psychology and Education degrees (Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honours in Psychology and a Masters Degree of Education, majoring in Gifted Education) Fiona has practiced in the field extensively as a: consultant with the University of New South Wales in the GERRIC Centre [...]

A parent program to reverse and prevent gifted underachievement.

In this course Singapore Math is used to build understanding of how non-cognitive factors contribute to academic success and how to develop these skills in your own child. Parents are then able to ensure that their child develops interest, motivation and strong learning behaviours. Topics Challenging work that requires effort builds learning behaviours Repetition is [...]

January Holiday Workshops

Science: Chemical Reactions 6 year + Come along and investigate the different types of chemical properties and their reactions. Gas evolution: combing two chemicals to make a gas. Reduction and Oxidation: chemical reactions that work together. Decomposition reaction: break the chemical bonds. Polymerisation: join small molecules to create a larger matrix. Acid base reaction: mix [...]

Singapore Math and Science Books, Second-hand Book Sale & Information Day

Saturday the 3rd of Dec 11.15 am - 1pm Last opportunity to purchase Singapore resources until March 2017. As xmas is such a busy time of the year this event will be cancelled if there is a low rsvp response. Please RSVP: krissmuskett@gmail.com Perth Modern School Mills Building room ML 16 Come along (with change) [...]

On-line Reading Programs: special price reduction for the school holidays.

Preparing a child to master advanced comprehension, text interpretation and analyses to competition level? Develop nuances of meaning and an advanced vocabulary in children with English as a second language. Or perhaps your child is ready to move on from Reading Eggs. Cost: reduced from $80 to $15 fo 2 months subscription (Dec & Jan) [...]

GATCA’s AGM

0800 December 14th 2106 Floreat Kiosk Agenda Reports Election of Office Bearers Proxy Forms emailed to krissmuskett@gmail All nominations must be received by 0800 on the 12th of December RSVP: krissmuskett@gmail.com

Huge Second-hand Book Sale & Information Day

Saturday October the 29th 11am - 1pm Perth Modern School Mills Building room ML 16 Come along (with change) to GATCA's very popular second-hand children's book stall with hundreds of second-hand children's books in excellent condition for an average price of 3 or 4 dollars. GATCA will also have a range of Singapore Math resources [...]