Why use plant puppets in the classroom?
Students can learn, identify, retell, revisit, and review all about the life cycle of a plant, the parts of a plant, and the needs of a plant.
How can you and your students use plant puppets?
You can use them with a favorite book, poem, or song about plants.
Students can use them to write about how to plant a seed.
Have students put them to put in order of the life cycle.
Students can retell and review how to plant a seed, the plant parts and what each part does, the life cycle, and what a plant needs.
Students can use them in centers, with a partner, and individually.
They are great to use at home to review with parents.
How do you create plant puppets?
Plant puppets are easy to assemble, just print as needed, have students color, and cut. Just tape to a popsicle stick or a short straw and you have great tool for learning!