Intellectual giftedness is characterized by asynchronous development.
This means that the toddlers intellectual capacity is well ahead other developmental markers that may be typical for a toddler.
In gifted toddles you may notice:
- Excessive energy
- Unending curiosity
- Questioning and challenging authority
- Emotionally Advanced, Emotionally sensitive and often, emotionally reactive
- Early and superior language skills
- Strong memory skills, enabling the child to connect separate concepts or ideas