Attention folks! Time for some hocus-pocus and abracadabra! Here are some jaw-dropping magic pranks to use this April Fools’ Day. From making things vanish into thin air to fascinating levitation tricks, we’re sure these activities will give you a complete magical experience. So what are you waiting for? Get started and share your experiences with us!
10 Jaw-Dropping Tricks For Your Kids
The Disappearing Coin Trick
One second it’s there, and the next it simply vanishes! How does that happen? Some coloured paper, a glass jar and a photograph/coin are all that’s required. The disappearing coin trick is a super-engaging activity that will keep your kids on the edge of his/her seat!
Levitating Card Trick
Ever made something move by simply twirling your fingers? With this amazing activity, you can! Shock your audience with this powerful magical card trick. Make things move and freeze upon your command. The mysterious and eerie levitation trick is sure to be enthralling for your audience!
Classic Cups Trick
Want to make things appear and disappear out of nowhere?
Here’s a captivating trick with paper cups and rubber bands that will keep your audience hooked and awed!
Make bands disappear from one cup and re-appear in another. A classic magic trick that is sure to be applauded!
The Invisible Tennis Ball Magic Trick
Did you hear about the tennis ball that disappeared when placed beneath a pile of tissue papers? Now, you’ll see it for yourself! The invisible tennis ball trick is a tricky-yet-stunning magic activity that will completely baffle your audience. Ensure that you practise for this one!
The Impossible Anti-Gravity Ring Magic Trick
Well, this activity is not as impossible as the name makes it appear! Magic tricks are always fun when they defy science. Defy the law of gravity by making a ring travel upwards! All it needs is fine work of coordination and motor skills — and a well-hidden secret from the audience which we reveal at the end!
Vanishing Toothpick Magic Trick
One second, you have a toothpick in your hand. The very next second, it’s gone! Three seconds later, you bring it back. Wait, how does this work?! It’s so simple, it will take you by complete surprise! Magic tricks aren’t complete without stunning disappearing acts – and we aren’t using any invisibility cloaks on this one!
Super Fist Vanishing Act
Another vanishing act, but this time we’re going Hulk Mode! The Incredible Hulk’s fist smashes the coin making it disappear in this magical act. Or is there a more believable reason?! Watch the entire video to find out how a coin placed inside a fist vanishes in thin air! Your kids will be completely baffled!
Stunning Coin Through Glass Magic Trick
Coin magic tricks are super fun, don’t you think? Well, we have another coin trick up our sleeve! Make a coin travel through and into a plastic glass filled with water! Sounds impossible? You need a bit of patience and a lot of practise for this one, so don’t give up! Your audience will love this!
Coin Through Table Magic Trick
We told you we love coin magic tricks! Here’s another! Use a few innovative distractions and take the audience by surprise when you make a coin in your hand vanish in thin air and re-appear in your other hand! Did the coin travel through the table? What actually happened? Watch the entire video to know!
Coin Through Bottle Magic Trick
Swiftness is key in this magic trick! Tap a bottle, cast a few spells, make crazy hand-movements and transfer a coin into a bottle in a nano-second! How does this work?! It will keep your audience stunned! Are you ready to try these magic tricks? Well then, let the magic begin! Abracadabra!
Wasn’t that absolutely engaging? You can further your child’s interest in magic by taking them to magic shows or videos of revealed magic tricks. These activities will also help your child understand the concept of ‘seeing isn’t believing’!
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