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class plan

School Of Magic

Fall Semester

 

 
 

Week

Session Topic/Theme

Class Structure 

Students will do & learn: 

Materials needed 

1

Liquid Magic


9/12/2022

Intro: Welcome new class members and returning kids


Content: A variety of effects will be explored using liquids

Vanishing Water 

Milk Pitcher 

Remote Drinking milk Pitcher

Sad Spoon

Small piece of sponge

A few this clear plastic disposable cups

A spoon

A piece of typing paper

2

Spoon Magic


9/19/2022

Intro: Quick introduction and definition of sleight of hand.


Content: We will explore the world of spoon bending PK (“psychokinetic”) magic tricks.



I will perform and explain: 

Spoon Suspension

Illusion Bend on table

Illusion Bend Plastic

Spoon Bend






Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

Steel and plastic spoons

A Magical Variety


9/26/2022

Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids with a bit of history on these tricks


Content: We will learn a levitation, break and restore and an appearance


Raising wand with Sharpie 

Broken and Repaired Rubber Band 

Appearing object from balloon 


Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

A Sharpie Marker

Rubber band

Balloon

Phone or other similar sized object

4

A Variety part 2


10/3/2022

Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids.  


Content: We will learn some technology magic, classic magic and some slightly spooky magic to start getting ready for Halloween


Iphone Calculator number vanish

Floating Pop Can

Vanishing Life Saver in Eye 



Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

An Iphone


An empty soda can


Scotch tape


Life savers candy

5

A Variety Part 3


10/10/2022

Intro: Welcome Returning Students and new ones.



Content: We will learn about card “color changes” a twist on an old levitation and a fun edible transposition.



Floating Ring on Pencil

Chip Transfer

Color Change



Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

2 small bags of different types of potato chips

A pencil

A ring

Some black thread

A safety pin

 

Money Magic


10/17/2022

Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids. 


Content: We will learn come crazy bill and coin magic


Bit and Restored Dollar

Bill Switch 

Coin Through Water bottle 




Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

Rubber cement

3 $1 bills that can be ruined

A $5 bill

2 US or Canadian quarters

A water bottle

7

Wild Illusions


10/24/2022

Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids.


Content: These will be some fun illusions that take very little preparation.


Card Through Rubber Band

Color Changing Deck

Multiplying Rubber Band



Closing:  I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

3 rubber bands

A deck of cards

A single different back color card

    

8

A Variety Part 4


11/7/2022

Intro:  Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids.



Content: We will discuss a combination of mentalism and visual magic that is fun for a variety of situations.


5 Card Mind Reading

Dollar Bill to Mask

Cards from mouth



Closing: I will welcome students to come back the following week to learn all new tricks and tips.

Cards

A dollar Bill

A disposable mask

Double stick tape

9

Pass-Thru Magic


11/14/2022



Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids. 


Content:  We will learn some amazing classics that use a bit of sleight of hand


Crazy Man’s Hand Cuffs

Q-Tip thru Q-Tip

Ball Through Glass




Closing: I will let students show off what they have practiced over the weeks.

2 Q-Tips

2 Rubber Bands

A small ball

A Glass

A handkerchief

10

Black hole appearances


11/21/2022

Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids.


 Content: Objects appear from impossible places!




Black Hole Card 

Candy From Paper Cup 

Appearing chosen card from empty box 



Closing: I will let students show off what they have practiced over the weeks.

A new deck of cards

Paper cup

scissors

11

Crazy Card Predictions


11/28/2022



Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids. 


Content: We will learn some fun predictions with cards that work live and virtually.  They are both arts and crafts projects


Ghost Card

Impossible Prediction



 


Closing:  I will let students show off what they have practiced over the weeks.

2 Decks of cards that are no longer needed for games


Chap stick or Krylon Easy-Tack spray

scissors

12

12/5/2022



Intro: Hello introduction and welcome back any returning kids. 


Content:









Closing: I will let students show off what they have practiced over the weeks.







 

Using The Class Plan

Please Note: Both Age Groups (if applicable) will follow the same class plan structure and content. The content delivery will  be tailored to the age group.