Lesson 2: Designing my psuppet

After considering which character their puppet will be based upon, children cut out their felt using a simple template

Learning Objectives

  • Using a template to create a design

  • Designing a puppet

  • Building a design on a template

Lesson Plan

Designing my puppet
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Teacher Video: Designing my puppet

Pupil Video: Designing my puppet


Activity: Puppet design sheet
Activity: Puppet template
Activity: Step by step guide
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Tom Turnham,  
Design & Technology specialist
Tom has been a teacher for seven years and, as Head of Upper School at The Belham Primary School, he has a keen interest in young people and good causes. For the past seventeen years he has volunteered with various…
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