Gifted Student Books, Toys and Games, Competitions and Resources

In 2010, at the age of 6, Lucy established The Kid Story to showcase her beloved books, crafts, and games. Lucy is now a college student at Vanderbilt University! Over the past few years, her younger sister has taken on the responsibility of updating, refining, and improving the site. We endeavor to keep the links, resources, and referenced websites up-to-date, and we hope you continue to find it a valuable tool in your journeys with your gifted children and students.

Games for Gifted Children

Looking for inexpensive games for young gifted children?  Most of the lists available online contain fun, but often complicated games intended for older kids.  We’ve put together a list of our top 10 games of all time for young gifted children in preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd …

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Spammers forced us to turn comments off

Wondering why we’ve had to disable our comments?  One word – spammers.  Spammers are the bane of a blog’s existence.  To get to one useful comment, you have to delete 250 spammy ones – it’s just impossible for normal bloggers to keep up with.  So, if you want to reach …

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101 Christmas Gift Ideas

A homemade CD with all the receiver’s favorite songs downloaded on it. Gift baskets! They could have a theme like ornament, sweets, or anything else you can think of! Anything bath like! Sponges, bath oils , bath salts, etc. Any jewelry! Examples are necklaces, bracelets, earrings, etc. Silver Watches! Handmade items are good, …

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Here is what is in Little Debbie’s Swiss Rolls Sugar, Corn Syrup, Enriched Bleached Flour (Wheat Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Folic Acid, Water,Interesterified Palm and Palm Kernel Oil, Partially Hydrogenated Soybean and Cottonseed Oil with TBHQ to Preserve Flavor, (Contributes a Trivial Amount of …

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Emergency In Somalia

Imagine you went out asking neighbors for food, but there was nothing they could give you. You didn’t have anything to eat, so you got weaker, and sick. Millions of people in East Africa are suffering that same fate. Officers think it is because they had the worst drought in …

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Lava Tube Cave in Flagstaff

Last weekend, I went to a lava tube cave in Flagstaff. I would rate it a 5!!!! I went inside this mile- long cave that was really fun. I tripped a little, but that was fine. Watch out!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was a little slippery with ice. And it’s about 30 to …

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Fun School Project!!!!

Secret Code Backpack Chains Materials Beading cord or hemp Lanyard hooks or key rings Assorted lettered or colored beads  Instructions Tie a long piece of beading cord or hemp to a lanyard hook or key ring. Write the telephone number or locker combination your child needs to remember on a …

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New School Year!!!

Hello everybody!!! It’s a new school year and I am starting 3rd grade!!!! I would like to know what you did over the summer and I will be happy to respond.

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