I like to think that my boys are special, well...special to me at least. If you think your child is above average or "really" special here are eight signs from LilSugar.com that your child is ACTUALLY gifted.
#1.) They Retain Information. The term "in one ear and out the other" applies for most kids. But gifted children can usually retain a diverse range of information, and remember it later.
Here's an example given by the National Association of Gifted Children. They say, quote, "One six-year-old returned from a trip to the space museum and reproduced an accurate drawing of a space rocket he had seen."