Bossley Park High School

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The intellectual domain of potential refers to natural abilities in processing, understanding, reasoning, and the transfer of learning.

Students that show potential in the intellectual domain may demonstrate the following learning characteristics:

  •  capacity for greater analytical depth

  • fewer repetitions needed for mastery

  • greater capability in abstract reasoning

  • relative ease in making connections between disciplines

  • advanced reading ability and comprehension

  • knowledgeable in areas of passion

  • processes information in complex ways

  • enjoys hypothesising

  • thrives on complexity and can see many points of view

  • thinks in analogies