Perfect PupPets

Smith, Robin
June 2005
Scholastic Parent & Child;Jun-Aug2005, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p94
The article describes the method of making puppets with an old sock. Materials required are old socks, yarn, buttons, feathers, faux fur, scissors and glue. A child might want to make an animal he'd like to have as a pet. A simple puppet stage can be built by hanging an old sheet over a table or turning a table on its side. Parents should talk with the child about questions he might have about animals, and turn the questions into a script.


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