Three Little Pigs – Story Retelling Craftivity

three little pigs story retelling craft and activity pin

For this Three Little Pigs crafticity, kids create their own re-telling puppets and houses out of construction paper and popsicle sticks, then play with their creations.

See the pictures below for inspiration & follow the instructions to get started with your own home or classroom set!


  • Construction Paper
  • Popsicle Sticks
  • Tape
  • Glue
  • Scissors


  1. Make Three Little Pigs Puppets.

Cut circles out of pink construction paper to make each pig’s face and body.


Add rectangles for legs. Add Eyes, Ears, and a Curly tails made out of a thin strip of curled construction paper to each puppet. Tape a Popsicle stick to the back of each puppet.



Draw pupils, nostrils,  and mouths with a black marker.


2. Make The Big Bad Wolf Puppet.

Big Bad Wolf


3. Make The Three Little Pigs’ houses.

Take a piece of yellow construction paper and cut out a window and a door.  Decorate  it with an orange markers so it looks like a straw house.



Use a piece of brown construction paper to make a house made of sticks.  Add details with a brown marker.



Create a house made of bricks.  Cut out a chimney, and draw on bricks with a red marker. Add a door knob and shutters with a black marker.



4. Retell & Play

Kids introduce the characters to the set and play by arranging the puppets and houses in different positions.

The Three Little Pigs and The Big Bad Wolf Puppets






Kids re-telling the story of The Three Little Pigs and The Big Bad Wolf in the classroom.