Puppets

Perfect for supporting growing imaginations, Kaplan has a puppet for every home or classroom need. From plush woodland animals and friendly community helpers to finger puppets and diverse representations of children and families, our puppets enrich classroom environments and promote learning through imaginative play.


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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
Promo Pricing: $79.95
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.
Diversity Hand Puppets with Movable Arms and Mouths - Set of 8
Diversity Hand Puppets with Movable Arms and Mouths - Set of 8
Item: 32208
Status: In Stock
$124.95
2 years & up. These puppets are a great way for children of all ages to learn about diversity through interaction and play. This set of eight puppets represents four multicultural groups of children with aspects of their culture represented in their clothing designs. Use these puppets in the classroom for a fun lesson about diversity and inclusion. For further learning, discuss the cultures these puppets represent and the history of their clothing. Puppets measure 12" long and are 10"… More »
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Item: 63788
Status: In Stock
$124.95
18 months & up. Set includes a variety of people puppets, from children to adults, found in communities and neighborhoods throughout the country. 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.
Puppet Stand
Puppet Stand
Item: 15201
Status: In Stock
$24.95
This light wood colored stand is perfect for any classroom to display their prized puppets. Up to 8 puppets can be held on the wooden stand. Ideal for organizing smaller spaces or storing your group of puppets. Minor assembly is required. Stand measures 6"L x 16"W x 12.75"H. Puppets shown are not included.
Standing White Rabbit Hand Puppet
Standing White Rabbit Hand Puppet
Item: 00386
Status: In Stock
$28.99
3 years & up. This charming puppet is just like the real thing, but even more cuddly! Rabbit features movable front paws and mouth, and stands up on his own! Measures 8"W x 10"L x 17"H.
Caucasian Family Puppet Set
Caucasian Family Puppet Set
Item: 10926
Status: In Stock
$62.95
$49.95
3 years & up. Attractive set of family puppets include Mother, Father, Sister and Brother. Features real working mouths to encourage self-expression and build language skills. They have permanently sewn on clothes, made of polyester and can be spot cleaned. Adult measures 10" high.
Playful Pets Hand Puppets
Playful Pets Hand Puppets
Item: 146162
Status: In Stock
$25.95
2 years & up. Have fun role-playing together with these friendly animal hand-puppets by Melissa & Doug®. Set features 4 soft pet-themed hand puppets with fun patterns and adorable stitched detailing. Machine washable. Size: Approximately 14"H. Included: 4 Hand puppets: Kitten, Puppy, Parrot, and Rabbit.
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.
Lana the Iguana Hand Puppet
Lana the Iguana Hand Puppet
Item: 20455
Status: In Stock
$32.99
3 years & up. Bring Lana the Iguana to life with this beautiful green Lana the Iguana Plush Puppet. Versatile and realistic, you can animate her forked tongue, jaws, and front feet. Her soft, scaly textured body is fun to touch and will never shed! She is an excellent addition to any classroom puppet theater. Use this puppet to teach children about the unique features of the iguana. Measures 32"x 6"x 12".
Golden Retriever Puppy Hand Puppet
Golden Retriever Puppy Hand Puppet
Item: 19885
Status: In Stock
$40.95
3 years & up. Make any house a home with this life-like golden retriever puppy puppet! This adorable puppet features soft golden plush, a workable mouth, and soulful black eyes. The realistic detailing will make this pup a beloved pet as a companion for storytime, puppet shows, and all the pretend play fun. Puppet measures 17"L x 7"W x 12"H.
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 »
Shark Hand Puppet
Shark Hand Puppet
Item: 19654
Status: In Stock
$27.99
3 years & up. Bring your stories to life with this realistic looking hand puppet. Puppet doubles as a soft plush that is great for all sea animal loving kids to snuggle. This shark hand puppet features soft velour skin and vinyl teeth. With award-winning design, this cuddly creature is a great addition to any puppet theatre. Puppet measures 22"L x 6"W x 5"H.
Flying Squirrel Hand Puppet
Flying Squirrel Hand Puppet
Item: 19649
Status: In Stock
$21.99
3 years & up. This nocturnal wide-eyed flying-squirrel puppet is designed in ultra-soft plush in his flying position, allowing the puppeteer's hand to glide this adorable creature along. Movable front paws and tail. Puppet measures 15"L x 6"W x 2"H.
Eagle Hand Puppet
Eagle Hand Puppet
Item: 19648
Status: In Stock
$49.95
3 years & up. This striking eagle puppet features feather-like brown and white plush fabric and broad, wings can be flapped and the head is movable. His beak and talons are gold-colored velveteen. Puppet measures 14"L x 29"W x 6"H.
Baby Dutch Rabbit Hand Puppet
Baby Dutch Rabbit Hand Puppet
Item: 19645
Status: In Stock
$21.99
3 years & up. This hand puppet looks and feels like a real bunny. With cream and coffee colored markings and the design of the ears and haunches, this bunny could hop off at any moment. Bring the baby to life with its movable head and paws. Puppet measures 7"L x 5"W x 10"H.
Fox Hand Puppet
Fox Hand Puppet
Item: 19641
Status: In Stock
$46.95
3 years & up. This popular figure from folktale and fable comes to life as a puppet when you animate his muzzle. Features a moveable mouth and soft velveteen paws. Puppet measures 20"L x 5"W x11"H.
Ostrich Stage Hand Puppet with Movable Mouth
Ostrich Stage Hand Puppet with Movable Mouth
Item: 19637
Status: In Stock
$32.99
3 years & up. At 17" tall, this stage puppet fits over your arm. Features include movable mouth, long eye lashes and a soft suede beak.
Parrot Hand Puppet
Parrot Hand Puppet
Item: 32054
Status: In Stock
$14.95
3 years & up. A soft, cuddly hand puppet that is always ready for fun and adventure! What better way to teach children compassion and support them emotionally then by having a "friend" to talk to and to love in the classroom. Features a mouth that opens and closes. Surface washable. Puppet measures 12" high.
Calico Cat Hand Puppet
Calico Cat Hand Puppet
Item: 32053
Status: In Stock
$14.95
3 years & up. A soft, cuddly hand puppet that is always ready for fun and adventure! What better way to teach children compassion and support them emotionally then by having a "friend" to talk to and to love in the classroom. Surface washable. Puppet measures 11" high.
Tiny Friends Zoo Puppets - Set of 4
Tiny Friends Zoo Puppets - Set of 4
Item: 31799
Status: In Stock
$37.95
Birth & up. These plush little friends with soft fabrics and embroidered faces and eyes are sized perfectly for infants and toddlers! Each puppet is approximately 5.5" high. Machine washable. Set includes monkey, giraffe, elephant, and bear puppets.
Zoo Friends Puppet Pals - Set of 4
Zoo Friends Puppet Pals - Set of 4
Item: 31766
Status: In Stock
$25.95
2 years & up. Four adorable hand puppets make up a perfect play set to help children and caregivers to role-play together! Four simple glove puppets in a zoo animal theme make it easy and so much fun to act out scenes, practice new vocabulary, and spend quality time playing together. Great for motor skills and self-confidence, too! Made with brightly patterned, washable fabrics and built to last, these soft and sweet hand puppets are sure to be go-to toys for years to come. Enriches imaginative… More »
Tiger Glove Puppet
Tiger Glove Puppet
Item: 31586
Status: In Stock
$12.99
$9.95
3 years & up. This soft and colorful wild animal puppet will enhance storytelling and help build language skills. The velour glove puppet was designed so fingers of the hand provide movement for the body. Glove fits all hand sizes. Machine washable.
Monkey Glove Puppet
Monkey Glove Puppet
Item: 31585
Status: In Stock
$12.99
$9.95
3 years & up. This soft and colorful wild animal puppet will enhance storytelling and help build language skills. The velour glove puppet was designed so fingers of the hand provide movement for the body. Glove fits all hand sizes. Machine washable.