Make a printable dress-up paper doll that will teach children about emotions and the way they’re expressed through body language. Instead of costumes, this paper doll changes faces. This version features a boy doll, specially designed for boys, who would look for a male role-model.
There is also a boy edition
and colour-your-own edition
. You can get all of them in a BUNDLE
Here are a few important skills that making paper dolls and playing with them can encourage:
- fine motor skills and scissor cutting practice
- creativity and art skills
- storytelling skills
- social skills
As you will see from the pack, the emotion paper doll is specially designed to work on all of the above. However, her main purpose is to teach children about reading the emotions and body language of their peers, helping them with developing social and emotional intelligence.
The designs can be used for making a classic paper doll with folding tabs as well as a magnetic doll.