Magic for Kids Class

Magic for Kids Class

by Brian, August 25, 2014

This year I am bringing my MAGIC FOR KIDS class to Baltimore! The class that teaches kids magic while also teaching them valuable life skills.

FALL: Creative Alliance – Saturdays, Sep 20-Oct 25 2014, 11:30AM – Registration Closed
WINTER: Creative Alliance – Saturdays, Dec 13-Jan 24 2015, 11:30AM- Registration Closed
SPRING: Chesapeake Arts Center – Mondays, Feb 16-Mar 23 2015, 4:30PM – Registration Closed
SUMMER: Chesapeake Arts Center – Mondays, Jul 27-Aug 31 2015, 5:30PM – Registration Closed
ALL YEAR: Private Magic Lessons – MORE INFO

AGE RANGE: 7-12
NUMBER OF STUDENTS: max 15
FREQUENCY: one hour a week for 6 weeks

COURSE DESCRIPTION: MAGIC FOR KIDS teaches the core skills necessary to perform simple magic. During this six-week course, students will not only learn the basics of a variety of magical effects, but also other skills such as:

  • Problem Solving: Planning, organizing, sequencing & strategy skills
  • Attention: Concentration, divided attention & memory
  • Higher Cognitive Skills: Mathematical & educational activities
  • Psycho-Social Abilities: Interpersonal skills, group interaction, self-esteem & presentation skills
  • Communication: Socialization & non-verbal communication

COURSE BREAKDOWN:

WEEK 1 – Card Magic

  • Rules of Magic & Terms
  • Basic Card Skills
  • Magic Effects with Cards
WEEK 4- Everyday Magic

  • Review Rope (Class Sharing)
  • Basic Everyday Magic Skills
  • Magic Effects with Everyday Objects
WEEK 2 – Money Magic

  • Review Cards (Class Sharing)
  • Basic Money Skills
  • Magic Effects with Money
WEEK 5 – Cup & Ball Magic

  • Review Everyday Objects (Class Sharing)
  • Basic Cup & Ball Skills
  • Creating Routines
WEEK 3 – Rope Magic

  • Review Money (Class Sharing)
  • Basic Rope Skills
  • Magic Effects with Rope
WEEK 6 – Student Performances

  • Rehearsal
  • Final Performances