In the nonstop world that is today, we are competing for our students’ attention more than ever. It is no secret that students are used to constant stimulation from television, video games, and the world around them. How are we to compete with this?
The truth is we can’t. What we can do though is to create an engaging environment that is different from the other environments our students see daily. In this post, I will describe six ways that you can achieve this. I promise that once you start, it will become a fun challenge to see how you can engage your students in each and every lesson.
Playing to Students’ Interest to Keep Students From Getting Bored
Using Humor to Keep Students From Getting Bored
Using Movement to Keep Students From Getting Bored
If you are not already using GoNoodle then I would definitely check it out for brain breaks. Another source of endless fun and movement in this book, Silly Sports and Goofy Games, that can be easily integrated into content for an extra umph!