Animal puppets are all the rage now. Animal puppets
help your children entertain themselves for hours. Or,
you can use animal puppets to entertain your kids as
well. Animal puppets come in all different colors, shapes,
sizes and style. From the plush animal puppets to finger
and Marionette puppets, there are so many choices to
Animal puppets can be used as educational tools to
help your child learn the names and sounds of different
animals. Children learn faster with education is combined
with play in an interactive fashion.
Of course, when we're discussing animal puppets, all
of the animal kingdom is represented as well. Birds,
reptiles, monkeys, big cats and elephants are all represented
in puppet form. One can buy animal puppets commercially
or make them at home as a children's project.
If you're looking for an animal puppet project to work
on with your child, you'll need a few items such as
craft paper, crayons, scissors, markers and glue. Even
if you're only mildly artistic, you can make animal
puppets yourself for very little cost.
Of course, children love the commercial animal puppets
that are available as well. These commercial animal
puppets run the gamut from plush toy manufacturers in
the U. S. to not so plush puppets or even wooden or
paper puppets that come from far off lands.
Why not engage your child in a game of "Old McDonald
Had A Farm" using animal puppets for illustration?
Or perhaps, you would like to read your child some nursery
rhymes such as ""Hey diddle diddle, the cat
and the fiddle, the cow jumped over the moon. The little
dog laughed to see such sport and the dish ran away
with the spoon?" with the aid of a few animal puppets?
You can even interview your animal puppet like a new
The games one can play with animal puppets is endless.
The important thing is to just get started!