Teddy Bear for All Seasons Craft Stick Puppets

Lesson #9951
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Create fun Teddy Bear puppets in seasonal clothing.



Grade Level:

Create easy-to-create craft stick puppets for classroom plays and holiday fun. Develop oral skills and build self-esteem as students portray characters with enthusiasm and confidence.

Use Teddy Bear puppets to teach about the seasons and show how to dress for different weather conditions.

14108-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Play #1 - Large 14110-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Rain #1 - Large 14118-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Summer #3 - Large 14120-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Winter #1 - Large 14122-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Winter #2 - Large 15174-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Umbrella - Large 18655-TY-Ellison SureCut Die - Pumpkins, Tiny - Tiny 29136-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Paper Pal Teddy Bear - Large

Supplies Used: Cardstock, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Glue, Craft Sticks, Scissors

The teacher will die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.

  1. Die-cut the Teddy Bear using multiple colors of cardstock or construction paper.
  2. Die-cut the clothing and accessories using multiple colors of cardstock or construction paper. Leave one color whole. Add highlights with additional layers cut from other colors and adhere to the whole shape.
  3. Highlight the Teddy Bear with colored pencils or crayons. Adhere the finished Teddy Bear to a craft stick (see Main Photo).

Fine Arts: Theater

K-4 Standard 2: Acting by assuming roles and interacting in improvisations

  • Students imagine and clearly describe characters, their relationships and their environments.
  • Students use variations of locomotor and nonlocomotor movement and vocal pitch, tempo and tone for different characters.

Source: National Standards for Arts Education

English Language Arts: Applying Language Skills

K-12: Standard 12

  • Students use spoken, written and visual language to accomplish their own purposes (e.g., for learning, enjoyment, persuasion and the exchange of information).

Standards for the English Language Arts, by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English, Copyright 1996 by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English. Reprinted with permission.

Source: NCTE/IRA Standards for the English Language Arts

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