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Text of Engaging Students with Humor
LOL Teacher! Engaging Students with Humor Our students come to us
with all types of stress! Work stress! Trac! Arguments! Im hungry!
Im 7red! I dont understand! Im having a bad day! April Fools Day is
near! I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a
necessary ingredient in living. ~ Dr. Seuss Strangeness by Temari
09, Flickr Encourage play & humor! Supports relationship
building Improves health Prepares the mind for learning Benefits?
Enhances the classroom atmosphere Helps teachers avoid burn-out!
Relax students during tes7ng Ease them into a dicult subject
Critical times? Plan it in the presentation! Introduce a Difcult
Topic Image Memes Memegenerator.net Your turn! Recreate one.
Memegenerator.net Keepcalm-o-matic.co.uk Have fun with the
delivery! Reconsider your teaching materials!
make-your-monster Zimmertwins.com Goanimate.com Create Motivational
Posters Bighugelabs.com/motivator.php Classtools.net/SMS Text Chats
Genkienglish.net/howRU.htm Joke Mingle Students memorize a joke
Have students in pairs facing each other. Give them 30 seconds to a
minute to tell their jokes. Blow the whistle. They must tell their
jokes to different students. Optional: a checklist- Was it funny?
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