Posted on November 22, 2009 by japanbobtuna
What do I enjoy most about teaching kids? Making them laugh. I learned a lot about making kids laugh from doing magic and from other magicians. Here is a link to a article for magicians, but you can apply it to teaching kids as well. Some of the points he makes are:
- Treating and object like something else
- Calling an object by a different name.
- Name play
- Make up sentences.
- Thing that don’t belong together.
- Physical comedy.
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Posted on November 5, 2009 by japanbobtuna
Here are a couple of my favorite Christmas Jokes. They are simple enough for older kids to understand. “What is a monkey’s favorite Christmas song?” Answer: “Jungle bells” (sing the answer for a bigger laugh). The next joke is good for the parents of young kids. “What is a mother’s (or father’s) favorite Christmas song?” Answer: “Silent night”. Being a father of a one year old, this is my favorite Christmas song!
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