Help your preschooler make their own puppets with these easy step-by-step instructions.
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Puppet shows are the cornerstone of imaginative play for small children. Using puppets allows kids to express all kinds of alter egos. Making your own sock puppets will allow your child to have an input into what kinds of characters they want to create and express.
Nursery rhymes can be a great starting point for some easy puppets to stimulate your child's creativity. Download this free printable template with the characters from Hey Diddle Diddle to make your own shadow puppets.
Puppet play has enormous benefits for your child's confidence and emotional development. This simple curtain system is the easiest and quickest way to get your kids started with their own puppet show.
A cardboard box is a great starting point for many great activities for kids. Try making this easy shadow puppet theatre and then help your kids put on their own puppet show. If you're stuck for story ideas, try using a favourite nursery rhyme like Hey, Diddle Diddle.