Puppet Activities

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Bunny Puppet
Bunny Puppet
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Bunny Puppet
Hop over to the craft table and make this easy bunny puppet!
Kindergarten
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Santa Shadow Puppet
Santa Shadow Puppet
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Santa Shadow Puppet
This Santa puppet brings a little extra cheer to your Christmas celebration. Make a Santa puppet with your child this holiday season.
4th grade
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Leprechaun Puppet
Leprechaun Puppet
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Leprechaun Puppet
Your child can create his own colorful leprechaun paper bag puppet for St. Patrick's Day in this kindergarten arts and crafts activity.
Kindergarten
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Make a Puppet Theater
Make a Puppet Theater
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Make a Puppet Theater
In this arts and crafts activity, work with your preschooler to transform a cardboard box into a puppet theater and put on your own puppet drama.
Kindergarten
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Papier-Mâché Puppet Wizardry
Papier-Mâché Puppet Wizardry
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Papier-Mâché Puppet Wizardry
Guide your middle schooler through making his own papier-maché witch or wizard puppet. Move over Harry Potter!
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Create an Easy-Store Puppet Stage
Create an Easy-Store Puppet Stage
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Create an Easy-Store Puppet Stage
Create a glamorous yet easy-to-store puppet stage for your preschooler or pre-kindergartener!
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Make a Bunny Paper Bag Puppet
Make a Bunny Paper Bag Puppet
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Make a Bunny Paper Bag Puppet
Jump into pretend play this Easter with a classic preschool arts and crafts activity: make a bunny paper bag puppet!
Preschool
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Paper Bag Puppet People
Paper Bag Puppet People
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Paper Bag Puppet People
This activity will keep your child entertained long after you've put away the markers and glue. Help him turn a paper bag into a self-portrait puppet!
1st grade
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Chinese Shadow Puppets
Chinese Shadow Puppets
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Chinese Shadow Puppets
Shadow puppets are a traditional form of folk art that originated in ancient China. Help your child create his own puppet and put on a show!
5th grade
Social studies
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Halloween Witch Hand Puppet
Halloween Witch Hand Puppet
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Halloween Witch Hand Puppet
An easy Halloween craft of a witch. Perfect for preschoolers and kindergarteners.
Kindergarten
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Snowman Paper Bag Puppet
Snowman Paper Bag Puppet
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Snowman Paper Bag Puppet
During this chilly winter season, try this fun indoor craft with your preschooler to help him explore art concepts like shape, form and texture.
Preschool
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Produce a Vegetable Puppet Play
Produce a Vegetable Puppet Play
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Produce a Vegetable Puppet Play
This activity is a fun way for your first grader to learn about how veggies help your body while being creative with art and drama. Here's how to get started.
Kindergarten
Science
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Wayang
Wayang
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Wayang
Based upon traditional Indonesian Wayang puppets; kids will make their very own puppet in this activity, with movable arms that can be operated with sticks.
4th grade
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Praying Mantis Anatomy
Praying Mantis Anatomy
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Praying Mantis Anatomy
In this art project, budding entomologists will create a larger than life, moveable puppet version of a praying mantis.
Preschool
Science
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Dragon Dance
Dragon Dance
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Dragon Dance
Make a paper plate puppet that'll help your child imagine what it's like to be in a performance of the dragon dance.
1st grade
Social studies
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Easter Egg Toppers
Easter Egg Toppers
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Easter Egg Toppers
Keep your boiled breakfast egg cozy and warm on Easter morning with a bright chick egg topper. This craft can also double as a puppet!
5th grade
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Bake Cookie Puppets
Bake Cookie Puppets
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Bake Cookie Puppets
Turn ordinary cookies into puppets and create edible performance art!
Preschool
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Make Pop-Up Puppets
Make Pop-Up Puppets
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Make Pop-Up Puppets
Here's a first grade arts and crafts activity: make pop-up puppets using a plastic cup, wooden dowel, and fabric. Put on a show once you're done!
1st grade
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Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
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Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
Puppets can help preschoolers practice communication and conflict resolution.
Preschool
Social studies
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Passover Finger Puppets
Passover Finger Puppets
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Passover Finger Puppets
Finger puppets encourage creative play, communication, and they give you a great way to share the Passover story with your kids.
1st grade
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Craft Wild Animal Puppets
Craft Wild Animal Puppets
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Craft Wild Animal Puppets
Does your kid love animals, especially wild ones like tigers and bears? With this fun and easy project your child can craft his own animal puppets and go wild!
Kindergarten
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How to Make Finger Puppets
How to Make Finger Puppets
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How to Make Finger Puppets
These finger puppets are easy to make, and they're a great way to encourage story-telling and imaginative play.
Preschool
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What Were the Ten Plagues?
What Were the Ten Plagues?
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What Were the Ten Plagues?
Have the children play a more active role in the Seder by helping them prepare paper puppets that represent the ten plagues.
1st grade
Social studies
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Papier-Mâché Characters
Papier-Mâché Characters
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Papier-Mâché Characters
Help your child to create a familiar favorite from a book or series he adores out of papier-mache. Exercise your child's imagination and language arts skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Sock Rabbit
Sock Rabbit
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Sock Rabbit
Celebrate spring -- and take care of a little spring cleaning -- with this creative craft that turns a single sock into an adorable rabbit.
4th grade
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Puppet Activities

These hand puppets are fun for the whole family. Learn how to make a puppet and put on a show with your kids! From hand puppets to paper bag puppets, your kids will have a blast making their own characters come to life. There are even instructions for constructing a variety of at-home puppet theaters. Puppets are a great learning tool for students; children can learn social skills through puppet role play, and they can practice storytelling skills by writing their own script. Add some fun to your home or classroom with these puppet activities.