EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSWhat are the Magical Reading Sentences? Scroll down to find the answer.
School Assembly and Events
Staging and flexible options for any performance area
Age-appropriate comedy, magic, and entertainment
Maryland, D.C., Pennsylvania and anywhere virtually
Mr. Dave Thomen
has been a professional magician entertaining children since 1994. Prior to becoming a full-time performer, Dave had a successful career in sales training and public speaking. This experience gives him the ability to communicate and educate students through entertainment. The below assembly programs are presented annually at many schools and organizations to instruct and motivate children of all ages.
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Magical Reading Adventures
As educators and parents, many of us appreciate the value of encouraging children to develop a life-long enjoyment for reading. Besides increasing our academic knowledge about the world around us, reading for pleasure allows students to consider possibilities about their own lives.
To encourage daily reading, magician Dave Thomen presents MAGICAL READING ADVENTURES. During the program, he performs magic with audience participation to highlight the different genres of books students can read and how reading sparked his own creativity.
This program is ideal to promote your book fair or reading incentive programs. Dave will adapt his repertoire of banter and illusions for elementary or middle school age students.
What makes these sentences magical?
GO HANG A SALAMI, I’M A LASAGNA HOG.
RATS LIVE ON NO EVIL STAR.
A MAN A PLAN A CANAL PANAMA.
They are palindromes that read the same backwards.
Character Building – The Magic in You
Many schools look for creative ways to promote character education to their students. We want to encourage children to understand the importance of honesty, respect, self-image and cooperation.
Magician Dave Thomen presents CHARACTER BUILDING – THE MAGIC IN YOU: a presentation of life skills that will motivate your students to make positive choices regarding behavior. During the performance, the magic and self-esteem message blend together by combining comedy, illusions choreographed with music, and student involvement.
This assembly can be used for relationship building curriculums, which will motivate your elementary or middle school age students to work together to solve difficulties and realize each other’s potential.
In addition to the above programs, Dave has performed numerous shows with themes of safety, science, and math.
Dave Thomen ‘Re-Creating the Magic’ by Putting Together Virtual Show
Online Performances to bring us together from anywhere! Dave Thomen was one of the first to bring virtual entertainment to schools due to the pandemic.