Wonderfully understated. :whistle:
Don't forget the silly little rhymes...
In through the front door,
up over the back,
peek through the window,
and off jumps Jack.
Under the fence,
[we] catch the sheep,*
back we come,
[and] off we leap.
It might be good to have a glossary of knitting terms and their abbreviations for hand out.
Some people learn better by seeing: Handouts with step by step pictures or drawings would help them (for practice outside the class).
Fun and easy projects? Cell phone cozy? I cord shoe laces? Head band (can be example of in-the-round or work flat with seaming stitches).