Animal Stick puppets in color and BW help students speak and listen in many classroom situations:
Click here for a FREE Sample of this resource including 5 Animals in Color and BW ready for Stick Puppets and report covers.
Presenting animal reports
Interacting with other students
Creating dramatic plays for parents, younger students, or classmates
Print the animals you need in color or ready-to-color (BW) on 110# cardstock.
Cut out the images (either meticulously or with some white border.
Have students color the BW images.
Tape the images to rulers, paint stirring sticks, or tongue depressors.
Make or use a small desktop puppet stage (possibly using foam board or corrugated cardboard.
Use the puppets in whatever creative way you wish.
The 46 animals included in this package in color and BW are:
Alpaca, bat, Beluga, Blue Tang, butterfly, camel, cat, Chameleon, Clown Fish, cow, Cuckoo bird, dog, dolphin, eagle, elephant, fancy fish, fly, Frilled Lizard, gecko, giraffe, goat, goose, grasshopper, hen, kangaroo, ladybug, moose, mouse, octopus, Orca whale, owl, parrot, penguin, pig, rooster, sea turtle, shark, sheep, starfish, swan, Toucan, trout, turtle, Wall Gecko, zebra
Other uses for these images:
Posters for your bulletin board
Covers for animal reports
Coloring pages for fine motor control development and creative development
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