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Overview: For this assignment, you will create two different types of hand-made

Overview: For this assignment, you will create two different types of hand-made puppets and design an activity for children that uses your puppets. You will then describe or demonstrate your puppets and activity in a video. Have fun and aspire to model confidence and risk taking by being adventuresome yourself! Instructions: 1. Create Your Puppet Characters Create two different types of puppets using materials such as fabric and trim; glue stick; an assortment of buttons, sequins, and beads; paper (or…

Teachers can use puppets to help children build communication and social skills

Teachers can use puppets to help children build communication and social skills by providing structured opportunities to interact with the puppets. Puppets can also be used to support children emotionally by providing opportunities for dramatic play where children talk to one another or to their teacher without having to do so directly. In this video, preschool children are learning how to handle negative emotions, such as anger or sadness. As you watch, notice the tools and techniques the teacher uses…

Overview: For this assignment, you will create two different types of hand-made

Overview: For this assignment, you will create two different types of hand-made puppets and design an activity for children that uses your puppets. You will then describe or demonstrate your puppets and activity in a video. Have fun and aspire to model confidence and risk taking by being adventuresome yourself! Instructions: 1. Create Your Puppet Characters Create two different types of puppets using materials such as fabric and trim; glue stick; an assortment of buttons, sequins, and beads; paper (or…

Do you remember how simple playthings, even an empty box, could lead to so much

Do you remember how simple playthings, even an empty box, could lead to so much fun when you were young? Watch as children develop their creativity in a preschool classroom by imitating and innovating as they experiment with clay. Notice how the teacher guides the children as they make bird’s nests, while still allowing them the freedom to express their creativity. After watching the video and reviewing the unit readings and resources, including Chapter 1 of the text, respond to…