For this Three Little Pigs Activity, kids create their own re-telling puppets and houses out of construction paper and popsicle sticks, then re-tell the story with their creations. See the pictures below for inspiration & follow the instructions to get started with your own set!
- Construction Paper
- Popsicle Sticks
- Laminator (optional)
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 curly tails made out of a thin strip of curled construction paper.
Tape a popsicle stick to the back of each puppet.
Draw pupils, nostrils, and mouths with a black marker.
Make The Big Bad Wolf Puppet
Make The Three Little Pigs’ houses.
House of Straw. Take a piece of yellow construction paper and cut out a window and a door. Decorate it with an orange marker so it looks like a straw house.
House of Sticks. Use a piece of brown construction paper to make a house made of sticks. Add details with a brown marker.
House of Bricks. Cut out a chimney and draw on bricks with a red marker. Add a doorknob and shutters with a black marker.
4. Retell & Play – Kids introduce the characters to the set and play.