Teaching With Magic

Teaching With MagicTeaching, while very rewarding, can be extremely challenging. It is becoming more and more difficult to keep students' attention while trying to teach a purposeful lesson.  One way that has proven to be very effective is teaching with magic.  Most everyone loves magic and it has the ability grab our attention and focus our senses.  This provides a perfect environment to teach principles and concepts while giving your students something they desire.  Teaching with magic will actually have your students asking to learn more.

 

Don't worry if you are not a magician; you don't have to be. There are websites that will show you how to perform simple tricks and how to integrate those tricks into your lesson plans.

Here are a few sites you should check out:

Teaching With Magic Teach By Magic is a new teacher resource with lessons in all subjects designed to capture your students' attention.
Steve Spangler Teaching With Magic Teaching teachers to do magic
M.A.G.I.C. For T.E.A.C.H.E.R.S. Are you a classroom teacher who would like to add spice to your lessons and have your students begging to go to school? Using magic tricks may be your answer.