Get Ready Kids 360 4 African-American Family Moving-Mouth Puppets

Get Ready Kids

SKU: GR-360

Creative Value: Puppets
Open-ended dramatic play

Creative opportunities:
  • Child can make up and act out stories, brief sentences, punch lines
  • Explore character voices
  • Experiment with different movements of the puppets
  • Musical expression through singing
  • Encourages use of imagination
  • Child receives feedback to performance
  • Child experiences and learns pretend play
  • Freedom to express inner feelings
  • Builds understanding of viewpoints of others
  • Aid in overcoming shyness

There are any number of puppet shows your little ones can act out using these fun, soft hand puppets. These hand puppets all have moveable mouths to allow extra expression and versatility. Children will love exploring the different hand puppet mouth movements and puppet facial expressions they can achieve on these moving-mouth puppets. From the PlushPups Bigmouth collection, these Get Ready Kids moving-mouth-mouth puppets features include:
  • Four-member African-American family of hand puppets includes Mom, Dad, Sis and Brother.
  • Two generations of a family of PlushPups "Bigmouth" moving-mouths hand puppets.
  • Puppet arms are hollow, so they can also be used as moving-arm hand puppets.
  • Embroidered eyes and features.
  • These hand puppets are approximately 12" tall.
  • Surface washable.

This quality Get Ready kids educational toy was chosen for its creative potential by The Creativity Institute.

MOVING-MOUTH PUPPET HINT - TALKING: With moving-mouth hand puppets, the natural tendency is to SHUT the puppet's mouth with each syllable of the word. But people do the opposite, and so should puppets. It may take practice, but try to get the children to OPEN the puppet's mouth with each syllable. Get more puppet stage director's tips here.

Quality PlushPups Puppets educational toys from Get Ready Kids.

Puppet Show Scripts and Script Ideas
A supply of puppet show scripts to perform keeps children interested and is wonderful for their creative development. Here's a list of places to find other puppet show script material.
Add a puppet stage and complete the performance!
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