Textile Art: Sock Puppets

How can we use a puppet to tell a story? 

Program Description

Students learn the rich history of puppets from around the world and participate in puppetry activities involving expression, movement and voice. Best of all, each student creates a one-of-a-kind puppet using a variety of materials. 

Program Objectives

By the end of the Textile Art: Sock Puppets program, students will:

  • Participate in a puppet show to stimulate discussion of the history of puppets.
  • Produce a three-dimensional sock puppet using collage techniques.
  • Perform a series of puppet activities including movement, expression and voice.
  • Support Material

    To enhance your pre and post-visit learning, please download the package for this program.

    Booking Details

    Grades K–3 (Half-Day)

    Available all year

    Regular rate applies

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    Curriculum Connections

    Program Categories

    Onsite Program, Visual Arts & Contemporary Craft

    Two students showing us their sock puppets