154 Things to do in Class When Bored [fwd vinoth]
1. Speak in improper English like “ain’t,” and when the teacher corrects, nod like you understand and continue to speak improperly.
2. Randomly get out of your seat and sit on the floor.
3. When it is very quiet, raise your hand and insist it is too loud.
4. If the person next to you is quiet, turn and inform them that they are distracting you.
5. When the teacher calls on you to answer the question, answer “Two.”
6. Randomly raise your hand and say “The answer is three.”
7. Give your teacher a note that uses improper English and misspelled words.. Have the note insisting that you are “the most bestest” in the class and demand to be moved up.
8. During a test, tell the teachers “the voices” are making you cheat.
9. Color red dots all over your arm and show the teacher, and tell her/him that you are allergic to School.
10. Talk about the road kill squirrel you saw on your way to school. Say that it is your dinner.
11. Take out sock puppets and play with them, and occasionally have them grab your classmate’s hair. When the teacher looks, keep the sock on your hand and point to your classmate and tell the teacher that the classmate is
attacking you with puppets.
12. If your teacher walks around the room during the test, cover your test and glare at them suspiciously.
13. If your teacher walks around the room during a test, raise your hand and tell the teacher that they are cheating off you.
14. When the teacher calls on you to answer a question, talk in a creepy voice and say “I’ll never tell” and a few questions later raise your hand and ask why you haven’t been allowed to answer a question yet.
15. Ask to go to the bathroom. Stay in your seat, and when asked if you are going, say “I just did.”
16. Raise your hand and point to a person on the other side of the room. Insist that that person is cheating off you.
17. Say that someone across the room is using their telepathic (mind-reading) abilities to cheat off of you.
18. Ask to go to the bathroom. Get up and walk into the wall. Furrow your brow, glare at the wall and walk into it again. Smile sheepishly and then walk out the door.
19. When coming back from bathroom, walk through the door. Then ask how you got there.
20. Raise your hand and ask if you can be excused to skip class.
21. Meow and bark occasionally.
22. Hold your head and groan, then tell your teacher that your multiple personalities are fighting.
23. Walk into class and look around confused. Ask where you are, then say “Oh, this is school I thought this was McDonald’s.”
24. Read a book, and when class starts, raise your hand and say that they are interrupting your reading.
25. Stumble into class, slur your words and tell your teacher “I swear to drunk I’m not God.”
26. Bring handcuffs into class and wear a plastic fake police badge. Tell your teacher that he/she is under arrest.
27. Walk into class with handcuffs on your wrist and say “Sorry for being late, I just broke out of prison.”
28. Meow to answer a question.
29. Raise your hand and introduce everyone to your imaginary friend Bob. Then loudly whisper to Bob saying that you hate this class.
30. Chew gum in class. If teacher says “I hope you brought enough for everybody” take out packs of gum and start passing out gum.
31. Smack gum loudly. When told to throw it out, take out the gum and hold in on your finger. Then insist you don’t have any gum, and put it back in your mouth.
32. Stand up and introduce yourself at the beginning of class (even though everyone knows you). Inform everyone that you have had “the problem” for three years now. Then act confused and ask if the class is Alcoholics Anonymous.
33. Shove your heaviest book off your desk. Repeat. Glare at someone else every time the teacher looks.
34. Cry out randomly that everyone is against you.
35. Tell your teacher there is a disturbance the Force.
36. Make a cone shape out of paper and glue red tissue paper to the top. Scribble/draw red and orange all over it. Wear it on your head and tell everyone that you’re a volcano.
37. Tell your teacher you don’t need to do your homework because you’re skipping school tomorrow.
38. Tell your teacher that you’re going to be sick tomorrow.
39. In anything but foreign language class, speak in a foreign language.
40. Write “Gullible” on a piece of paper. Tape that piece of paper to the floor, ceiling, or chalkboard. Then tell everyone there is gullible written on the ___(floor ceiling or chalkboard). If they don’t believe you point, then say “Made you look.”
41. Randomly laugh hysterically.
42. Yell out “STOP DROP AND ROLL.”
43. Tell your teacher to get ready to evacuate the school, for you are going to pull a fire alarm.
44. Write “objects in mirror are dumber than they appear” on a small mirror.. Ask people if they need to borrow your mirror.
45. Do the above, except on the bathroom mirrors.
46. Wear tissues on your head.
47. Come into class with sunglasses, and insist you need them to read.
48. Pass around a petition against petitions.
49. Raise your hand, act terrified and cry, saying “You didn’t have to be so mean.”
50. If someone speaks over the intercom, curl up in fetal position under your desk and say “It’s the voices again.”
51. Hum “If your happy and you know it” loudly then randomly start to cry.
52. Try to get your class to sing “We don’t need no education.”
53. Randomly get up and run a lap around the room, then sit down and act as if nothing had happened.
54. Get up and get a tissue, then just stand and stare at the tissue. If asked what you are doing by the teacher, claim that you are having a staring contest with the tissue and you’re sure you are about to win.
55. Pretend to slap a fly and then go “mmmm snack time.”
56. Lead your class in a sing-a-long.
57. Poke the person sitting next to you repeatedly until they get angry, then blame it on your imaginary friend.
58. Go into class, and then run to the window. Sadly proclaim that your imaginary friend just committed suicide.
59. Invent an imaginary hamster. Ask everyone if they would like to hold him.
60. In a creepy voice say to everyone “Seven days.” Then, act like you didn’t say anything.
61. If your school requires uniforms, loudly talk about how one person’s uniform is “so two minutes ago.”
62. Raise your hand and wave it around like you know the answer. Then ask the teacher why they called on you.
63. Raise your hand and wave it eagerly like you know the answer. Do this for every question. When called on, answer every question “Abraham Lincoln.”
64. Make up a language and when no one understands it act like they are crazy.
65. Laugh hysterically and proclaim “You shall all perish, perish I say!” 66. Try to hold a sword fight with rulers.
67. Ask to go to the bathroom. Get up, run into the wall and pretend to faint. Lay there until someone runs over to help you up, then walk out the door to go to the bathroom.
68. Purposely drop your pen. Ask someone to pick it up, and when they do defensively say “That’s mine.”
69. Read with your textbook upside-down.
70. Bring in a pillow and explain “The desk is too hard for sleeping.”
71. Bring in a pillow and lie in the aisle and pretend to go to sleep.
72. Walk down the aisle and pretend someone tripped you. Glare at that person for the rest of class.
73. Get up to sharpen your pencil or find a tissue, then stand up there and look around. Then cry out “I’m lost.”
74. Create a map of the classroom. Use the map whenever you need to find your seat or a tissue or the pencil sharpener.
75. Carefully place the tissue box in a certain spot at the beginning of class. In class, scream or gasp and run over to the tissue box, acting like it was moved. Carefully fix it.
77. Ask if you can teach the class.
78. Draw caricatures of your teacher. Sign the paper with a classmate’s name/initials. Leave the pictures on the teachers desk.
79. Act jittery all class, shaking and twitching. Recoil whenever someone passes or tries to touch you.
81. Start a poker game. Try to get your teacher to join.
82. Wear Mardi Gras beads and a party hat, and throw confetti into the air when school lets out.
83. Talk about your dream job as a janitor.
84. Bring a bottle to school. Drink out of it all day. Cry if it gets confiscated.
85. Act like you’re in the army, saluting to teachers and calling them ma’am and sir. March everywhere.
86. Poke someone.
88. Bring crutches to school.
89. Ask your teachers if they find sick pleasure in tormenting you.
90. If a teacher isn’t already in the classroom, when they enter, inform them that they are late and should report to the principal.
91. Put raisins over your teeth and grin widely at everyone you meet.
92. When you get homework, stand up, outraged, and yell that you’re going to sue.
93. Convince someone to pretend to be your lawyer. Bring them to school the following day.
94. Dress up as the Phantom of the Opera or Dracula or other cape wearing people. Swish your cape.
95. A lot.
96. Whenever the bell rings or an ambulance/police car passes, yell about the pigs coming to get you, and run out of the classroom.
97. Like, say “like,” a lot.
98. Speak with an accent.
99. Do the chicken dance.
100. If any of these get you in trouble, grumble loudly about how you hate Sharpies.
101. Count out loud how many times the teacher uses “uh,” “um,” or “like” during an entire class.
102. Try to hold your breath for as long as you can without passing out. Time yourself. Record your time. Repeat.
103. Do aerobic exercises in your head so that by the end of the day, you can tell people how “athletic” you were today.
104. Write a play about an angry lobster, a happy penguin, and an evil genius.
105. Plug your ears and try to see if you can lip-read what the teacher is saying.
106. Look at all the dots in the ceiling and try to find your favorite cartoon character.
107. Arm wrestle/play thumb war with yourself and accuse your right arm/left thumb of cheating.
108. Come up with a list of all the words you can make out of the letters in “smorgasbord.”
109. Say a word silently to yourself so many times that it loses meaning. Then try to remember what it meant in the first place.
110. Draw a flip book at the bottom right corner of your notebook.
111. Keep your eyes open without blinking for as long as you can.
112. Re-enact or make up your very own 50-minute silent movie.
113. Look out the window and try to find cool-looking clouds that look like they came straight out of a Disney animated movie.
114. Start knitting yourself a scarf for the cold winter ahead.
115. Play cat’s cradle with the cute boy or girl sitting next to you.
116. Fold paper cranes so you’ll have a hefty collection by the end of the semester.
117. Switch seats in a clandestine manner every time the teacher turns to face the blackboard. Count how many times you can do this without getting caught.
118. Stare at someone until they turn around. Then keep staring and give them a maniacal smile. Be sure your eyes are open real wide to enhance the effect.
119. Try not to fall asleep.
120. Pretend you’re a tree.
121. Try to develop psychic powers, then use them.
122. Inflate a beach ball and throw it around the room.
123. Sing Show Tunes.
124. Make loud animal noises then deny doing it.
125. Think of new pick up lines. See if they work.
126. Pretend you’re flying a jet fighter in the Gulf War.
127. Churn some butter.
128. Conceive a brand new language.
129. Walls made of brick? Count them.
130. Plot revenge against someone.
131. Think of nicknames for everyone you know.
132. See how long you can hold your breath.
133. Take your pants off and give them to the professor.
134. Chew on your arm until someone notices.
135. Change seats every three minutes.
136. Think of ways to cheat at Trivial Pursuit.
138. Run across the room, tag someone and say “You’re it.”
139. Announce to the class that you are God and that you’re angry.
140. Think of five new ways to use your shoes.
141. Start a wave.
142. Walk around the room begging for spare change.
143. Roast marshmallows.
144. Practice phrasing your answers in the form of a question.
145. Crawl around the room humming the music from Mission Impossible.
146. Take apart your desk.
147. Pretend to communicate with your home planet.
148. Play rock-paper-scissors with yourself. Accuse your left hand of cheating.
149. Do a quick tap dance routine.
150. Run to the window, then say, “Sorry, I thought I saw the Bat-signal.”
151. Start laughing really hard and say, Oh, now I get it.
152. Make a paper football and get someone to play with you. When they put their hands up into a little goal, flick the football at the teacher and immediately go back to doing your work.
153. Make as many paper balls as you can and set them on your desk in a giant pile. If anyone looks at you, look tough and nod at them.
154. Finish all your sentences with “In accordance with the prophecy.”