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Dr. Seuss Inspired Puppet Crafts

If you are looking for some creative ideas for the book report in the Dr. Seuss Author Study, your kids are sure to love all these amazing Dr. Seuss Inspired Puppet Crafts. These Dr. Seuss Activities for Kids are fun to create and will bring author’s books to life! 


Dr. Seuss Puppet Crafts


Dr. Seuss Inspired Puppet Crafts:

When it comes to reading fun and engaging children’s books, Dr. Seuss is more than likely at the top of your list. Not only are there a ton of amazing Dr. Seuss books to choose from, but each one is different and unique in its own way.


From the rhymes to the illustrations, it’s no surprise that children keep coming back for more and more. Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2nd is the perfect time of the year to celebrate and learn all about the beloved author.


Why Should Kids Make Crafts?

Creating crafts can be a fun way for kids to develop their fine motor skills, hand and eye coordination, muscle strength, and much more.


These developmental skills are important for pre-readers, because they will help children be able to hold a pencil, write, and even turn pages in a book.


The Lorax Inspired Puppet Craft

Who doesn’t love The Lorax? All the bright colors and characters make this book by Dr. Seuss truly one of a kind! With The Lorax Inspired Puppet Craft, your students can read and act out the store as many times as you want!


Thing 1 and Thing 2 Puppets

Aren’t things always better in pairs? With these simple and fun Thing 1 and Thing 2 Puppets, let the imagination  of your students run wild and act out whatever words and pages from the books by Dr. Seuss that they choose.


Handprint Fox in Socks Kid Craft Puppets

What is better then handprint crafts? This Handprint Fox in Socks Kid Craft Puppet is not only adorable but an easy and fun character craft to create.


Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Puppet

No matter your age, there’s always going to be a soft spot in your heart for the Cat in the Hat, right? Have fun creating this adorable character with this Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Puppet.



Dr. Seuss Shadow Puppets

Shadow puppets are so much fun and these Dr. Seuss Shadow Puppets are no exception! Grab a few Dr. Seuss books and read them by flashlight, using these shadow puppets as fun props.


Paper Bag Cat in the Hat Puppet

Don’t throw out those paper bags! You can totally reuse them and create these adorable Paper Bag Cat in the Hat Puppets!


Fox in Socks Sock Puppet

Don’t throw out your old socks either! Isn’t this Fox in Socks Sock Puppet absolutely adorable?! Your students are sure to love making and wearing this one.


The Lorax & Truffula Tree Finger Puppets

Who says that puppets have to be huge to make an impact? The Lorax & Truffula Tree Finger Puppets are certain to bring hours of fun to you and your growing reader!


Red Fish Blue Fish Handprint Puppet

One of the most famous Dr. Seuss books has to be One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. Everyone knows and loves that book! Bring those cute little fish to life with these adorable Red Fish Blue Fish Handprint Puppets!


Your students can use these ideas for inspiration or easily think up their own as well. Either way, Dr. Seuss Inspired Puppet Crafts are going to be a great addition to your Dr. Seuss Author Study!


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Are you looking for some fun activities to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday? This Dr. Seuss Author Study has a variety of resources that your students can use throughout reading month to learn about the author including a craft, writing activity, and character book report. Click on the picture to learn more! 



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