Puppets & Puppet Theaters

Kaplan's puppets and puppet theaters are excellent tools to use in the classroom to help children develop their language and literacy skills.

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Mother Owl and Three Babies Puppet
Mother Owl and Three Babies Puppet
Item: 80075
Status: In Stock
$59.95
12 months & up. This precious owl family is a favorite for story-telling and puppet performances! This beautiful Mother Owl comes with her three adorable owl babies. Children can simulate flight in the Mother Owl by placing their hand into the puppet and placing their thumb in one wing and their little finger in the other wing. The three owl babies are finger puppets who can hide shyly under their mother's wings. Encourages creativity and imagination. Mother Owl measures 10.625"H x 6.25"W x 13"L.
Wild Calls Puppet Set with Realistic Sounds - Set of 3 - Lion, Tiger & Bear
Wild Calls Puppet Set with Realistic Sounds - Set of 3 - Lion, Tiger & Bear
Item: 147959
Status: In Stock
$39.95
3 years & up. These adorable plush wild animals are ready to give many soft, snuggly hugs and let their roars, howls and growls be heard. Put your hand within the puppet hole and squeeze your hand around the sound button to hear the animals' unique sounds. Each of the sounds were recorded out in the wild. Surface washable. Puppet measures 12"H. Includes lion, tiger, black bear.
Farm Animal Puppets - Set of 6
Farm Animal Puppets - Set of 6
Item: 63787
Status: In Stock
$52.95
18 months & up. Realistically represented animals from the farm with embroidered eyes for safety. Children will enjoy role playing and making each animal sound. Set of 6 puppets include horse, goat, sheep, chicken, cow, and pig. Surface washable. 9"H. Surface washable.
Occupation Puppets - Set of 8
Occupation Puppets - Set of 8
Item: 46167
Status: In Stock
$124.95
12 months & up. Excellent for creative role-play, career, and cultural awareness activities. These 8 puppets have appropriate outfits which illustrate different occupations. Set includes: doctor, chef, fireman, postal worker, construction worker, farmer, veterinarian, and policeman.
My First Mouse Puppet for Dramatic Play
My First Mouse Puppet for Dramatic Play
Item: 62501
Status: In Stock
$10.95
Birth & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft My First Mouse Puppet for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This plush puppet has realistic features and easily moveable arms. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound mice make. The plush material is surface washable. Measures 5.5"H. Puppet features may vary from those shown.
This Little Piggy Puppet Book
This Little Piggy Puppet Book
Item: 80995
Status: In Stock
$12.99
3 months & up. Soft and textured finger puppets and simple rhyming stories will bring giggles to babies and toddlers alike. Babies can focus on the bright colors, tactile exploration, and pointing out images. Toddlers will start looking at pictures and text and build listening and language skills.
My First Farm Animal Puppets - Set of 4
My First Farm Animal Puppets - Set of 4
Item: 32213
Status: In Stock
$37.95
Birth & up. On the farm or in the classroom, this set of farm-themed puppets will bring smiles and giggles to the youngest of faces. They are squeezable soft, have embroidered features, and are machine washable for easy cleanup.
Turtle Plush Hand Puppet
Turtle Plush Hand Puppet
Item: 19655
Status: In Stock
$32.95
3 years & up. Plush, plump and huggable, this turtle puppet in bright green plush has movable mouth and feet. Grab and pull the front of his shell and he'll hide inside. This turtle may be shy, but he won't be slow to win your affection. Puppets foster interaction, inspire expression, and nurture cooperation. Puppetry also helps children explore cause and effect and fine motor skills. Use this Turtle Plush Hand Puppet as a prop for storytime or add it to any dramatic play area in your classroom.… More »
Dinosaur Finger Puppets - Set of 5
Dinosaur Finger Puppets - Set of 5
Item: 28711
Status: In Stock
$55.95
12 months & up. Great for imaginative play, storytelling, exploring and introducing young children to the world of dinosaurs. This set of 5 familiar dinosaur finger puppets are "dinosaur" sized, much larger than a normal finger puppet, and are free standing as well. The average size is 6". Features embroidered eyes and soft plush bodies.
Hand Puppet Book Set 1 - Set of 2
Hand Puppet Book Set 1 - Set of 2
Item: 87837
Status: In Stock
$26.95
3 months & up. Soft and textured finger puppets and simple rhyming stories will bring giggles to babies and toddlers alike. Babies can focus on the bright colors, tactile exploration, and pointing out images. Toddlers will start looking at pictures and text and build listening and language skills. Set of 2.
Look Who's Talking Animal Puppets - Set of 8
Look Who's Talking Animal Puppets - Set of 8
Item: 63576
Status: In Stock
$109.95
12 months & up. This set of eight puppets are large with extra wide mouths making them easy for everyone to use. Both children and teachers will enjoy giving voices to their favorite animal friends and making up stories for them to follow. Animals included: bear, raccoon, leopard, dog, cat, lion, fox, and rabbit.
Plush Bigmouth Frog Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Frog Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62377
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Frog Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound frogs make. The plush material is surface washable.
Plush Bigmouth Pig Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Pig Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62375
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Pig Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound pigs make. The plush material is surface washable.
Baby Monster Puppet
Baby Monster Puppet
Item: 91272
Status: In Stock
$29.95
18 months & up. The Baby Monster is full of personality and ready to help children cope with their anxiety and fears. It features a huge mouth with an air-filled squeaker full of different sounds. Children can write or draw their troubles on a piece of paper and feed it to the Baby Monster--he can hold on to their worries for them! Hand wash using mild soap and water, air dry. Measures 13"H x 8"W 8"D.
Plush Bigmouth Cow Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Cow Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62371
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Cow Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound cows make. The plush material is surface washable.
Plush Bigmouth Tiger Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Tiger Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62376
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Tiger Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound tigers make. The plush material is surface washable.
Plush Bear Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play
Plush Bear Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play
Item: 62507
Status: In Stock
$21.95
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bear Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This plush puppet has realistic features and easily moveable arms. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound bears make. The plush material is surface washable. Measures 8"H. Puppet features may vary from those shown.
Plush Owl Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play
Plush Owl Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play
Item: 62506
Status: In Stock
$21.95
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Owl Hand Puppet for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This plush puppet has realistic features and easily moveable arms. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound owls make. The plush material is surface washable. Measures 8"H. Puppet features may vary from those shown.
Plush Bigmouth Duck Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Duck Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62372
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Duck Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound ducks make. The plush material is surface washable.
My First Owl Puppet for Dramatic Play
My First Owl Puppet for Dramatic Play
Item: 62500
Status: In Stock
$10.95
Birth & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft My First Owl Puppet for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This plush puppet has realistic features and easily moveable arms. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound owls make. The plush material is surface washable. Measures 5.5"H. Puppet features may vary from those shown.
Puppet Stand
Puppet Stand
Item: 23052
Status: In Stock
$33.95
Display up to nine puppets at graduated heights for easy selection at storytime. Add this convenient puppet stand to any dramatic play area to display all the puppet options for your children, The wire design has rounded wire prongs which won't tear fabric or scratch fingers. With this puppet stand children can always see the smiling faces of their puppet companions. 15"L x 10.125"D x 13.75"H. Puppets not included.
Safari Animal Puppets - Set of 6
Safari Animal Puppets - Set of 6
Item: 63786
Status: In Stock
$52.95
18 months & up. These exciting hand puppets realistically represented animals from the jungle. The Safari Animal Puppets promotes dexterity, fine motor skills, and dramatic play. Use these puppets during an interactive storytime or an engaging lesson about safari animals. Encourage children to identify the animals and make their sounds as they create stories to act out. Set of 6 puppets includes zebra, giraffe, toucan, elephant, monkey, and lion. 9"H. Surface washable.
Plush Bigmouth Lion Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Lion Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62374
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Lion Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound lions make. The plush material is surface washable.
Plush Bigmouth Mouse Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Plush Bigmouth Mouse Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play
Item: 62373
Status: In Stock
$15.00
12 months & up. Add another friendly face to your dramatic play area with this soft Plush Bigmouth Mouse Hand Puppets for Dramatic Play and Interactive Reading. This large, 12 inch puppets has realistic features and an easily moveable mouth. Puppets are great for promoting imagination, literacy, hand-eye coordination, creativity, fine motor skills. Encourage your children to mimic the sound mice make. The plush material is surface washable.