Time for some levity and humor.
I often use jokes in the classroom and have even built some nice lessons around humor. Mr. Bean works well. Also see these activities for download that I just put up in our Sharing Forum.
One joke I use a lot is:
"I like seafood. When I SEE food, I eat it." -- a cute pun and if a student gets it right away, you can tell they are of a fairly high level.
Got any stupid jokes?
Here are a couple joke presentations I've made....