Students learn the rich history of puppets from around the world and participate in puppetry activities involving expression, movement and sound. Best of all, each student creates a one-of-a-kind puppet using a variety of materials.
Working with a variety of materials, students explore the creative process to make a unique response.
Key Inquiry Question: How can we use a puppet to tell a story?
By the end of the program, students will:
- Participate in a puppet show to stimulate discussion of the history of puppets
- Produce a three-dimensional sock puppet using collage techniques
- Perform a series of puppet activities including movement, expression and sound using their own puppets
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