A puppet theatre with insects

A puppet theatre with insects

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Decorate a shoe box and cut a slot in the top. The shoe box provides the stage backdrop for homemade insects and plants which – via the children – can tell the audience what we can do to look after Nature and animal life on land.
Guide step 1
Step 1.
Measure a piece of white card to fit the bottom of the shoe box, trim and decorate with, for example, watercolours. When the paint is dry, attach it onto the bottom inside the shoe box as the stage backdrop.
Guide step 2
Step 2.
Paint the remaining sides inside the shoe box.
Guide step 3
Step 3.
Cut a slot in the side of the shoe box which will eventually be the top of the box. You may need an adult to help you.
Guide step 4
Step 4.
Decorate the punched-out card insects and flowers. Glue the flowers onto the bottom of the homemade stage (opposite the side with the slot) and attach the insects onto long ice lolly sticks.
Guide step 5
Step 5.
Model insects from pipe cleaners and attach googly eyes. Attach the insects onto long ice lolly sticks using a glue gun. You may add wings from tulle.
Guide step 6
Step 6.
You may attach caterpillars onto the insides of the shoe box using a glue gun.
Guide step 7
Step 7.
Push the sticks with the glued-on insects through the slot at the top and the play can begin. The children will add voices to the insects which want to look after their and our environment.

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