DIY Leaf Puppet
Materials needed: Leaves; Markers or Pen or Paint; Small stick or twig from outside; Glue or tape. Invite your child to decorate their leaf puppet, creating eyes, nose, mouth, anything they like. After they have completed decorating, you can help your child tape or glue the stick onto the back of the leaf. Set aside to dry. Use it to encourage your child to tell stories or re-tell stories.
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Story Telling, Imitation, Language Development
Standards: SED 5, ALT-REG 3, LLD 5, ALT-REG 1
Given the school closures, CTB is sharing daily activities (digital and physical) that are standards-aligned and developmentally appropriate for preschoolers. Also see our research-backed assessment and learning games for parents and children.