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.
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Item: 63788
Status: In Stock
$129.95
18 months & up. Set includes a variety of people puppets, from children to adults, found in communities and neighborhoods throughout the country. Surface washable.
Kaplan Kids Puppets - Set of 7
Kaplan Kids Puppets - Set of 7
Item: 46713
Status: In Stock
$129.95
2 years & up. Come join the fun as you learn with the Kaplan Kids. Add excitement to circle time, storytelling, language lessons and more. Our adorable puppets have their own personalities plus they include diversity and inclusion. Each puppet is 14" long with a working mouth, and movable arms and legs. They have permanently stitched features and are made of soft plush durable polyester that is easy to clean and maintain.
Puppet Stand
Puppet Stand
Item: 15201
Status: In Stock
$32.95
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 12.75"H x 16"W x 6"D. Puppets shown are not included.
Mo Willems Elephant/Piggie & Pigeon/Duckling Finger Puppets
Mo Willems Elephant/Piggie & Pigeon/Duckling Finger Puppets
Item: 148038P
Status: In Stock
$18.95 - $32.95
3 years & up. Great friends come in small packages! The Elephant & Piggie and Pigeon & Duckling finger puppets inspire creative interactive play. Each finger puppet is made of sewn tricot with screen-printed eyes, felt wings and beaks, and have friendly screen-printed expressions. Through role play, The Elephant & Piggie and Pigeon & Duckling finger puppets encourage social skills and imagination to take flight in children of all ages! Surface wash and air dry only. Each box… More »
Snowy Owl Hand Puppet
Snowy Owl Hand Puppet
Item: 00382
Status: In Stock
$44.99
3 years & up. This charming hand puppet is just like the real thing! Puppet's head can turn 360 degrees and he also has feather-soft wings that can really flap! Great for teaching children about endangered species. Puppet measures 9"L x 21"W x 10"H.
Standing White Rabbit Hand Puppet
Standing White Rabbit Hand Puppet
Item: 00386
Status: In Stock
$31.99
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.
Monarch Life Cycle Hand Puppet by Folkmanis
Monarch Life Cycle Hand Puppet by Folkmanis
Item: 145373
Status: In Stock
$51.99
3 years & up. Three stages - one puppet! This Monarch Life Cycle Hand Puppet changes from caterpillar to chrysalis to an adult monarch butterfly. Utilize the zippers to tuck and reveal one stage to the next and witness the life cycle of a butterfly unfold right before your eyes! Once metamorphosis is complete, insert your hands into the wings of the adult monarch to flap its wings to simulate flight. Encourages pretend play and story-telling. Wingspan measures 22".
Playful Pets Hand Puppets
Playful Pets Hand Puppets
Item: 146162
Status: In Stock
$26.95
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.
T-Rex Finger Puppet
T-Rex Finger Puppet
Item: 28707
Status: In Stock
$10.95
$8.50
12 months & up. This familiar dinosaur finger puppet is "dinosaur" sized, much larger than a normal finger puppet, and is free standing as well. Great for imaginative play, storytelling, exploring and introducing young children to the world of dinosaurs. Features embroidered eyes and soft plush bodies. Measures 6"H.
Stegosaurus Finger Puppet
Stegosaurus Finger Puppet
Item: 28708
Status: In Stock
$10.95
$8.50
12 months & up. This familiar dinosaur finger puppet is "dinosaur" sized, much larger than a normal finger puppet, and is free standing as well. Great for imaginative play, storytelling, exploring and introducing young children to the world of dinosaurs. Features embroidered eyes and soft plush bodies. Measures 6"L.
Triceratops Finger Puppet
Triceratops Finger Puppet
Item: 28709
Status: In Stock
$10.95
$8.50
12 months & up. This familiar dinosaur finger puppet is "dinosaur" sized, much larger than a normal finger puppet, and is free standing as well. Great for imaginative play, storytelling, exploring and introducing young children to the world of dinosaurs. Features embroidered eyes and soft plush bodies. Measures 6"L.
Pterodactyl Finger Puppet
Pterodactyl Finger Puppet
Item: 28710
Status: In Stock
$10.95
$8.50
12 months & up. This familiar dinosaur finger puppet is "dinosaur" sized, much larger than a normal finger puppet, and is free standing as well. Great for imaginative play, storytelling, exploring and introducing young children to the world of dinosaurs. Features embroidered eyes and soft plush bodies. Measures 6"L.
Little Turtle Hand Puppet
Little Turtle Hand Puppet
Item: 29736
Status: In Stock
$16.99
3 years & up. This Little Turtle is a slow and steady friend with a lot of personality. He has a movable mouth and front legs. Measures 5"L x 6"W x 7"H.
Ostrich Stage Hand Puppet with Movable Mouth
Ostrich Stage Hand Puppet with Movable Mouth
Item: 19637
Status: In Stock
$36.99
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.
Alpaca Stage Hand Puppet
Alpaca Stage Hand Puppet
Item: 19638
Status: In Stock
$36.99
3 years & up. This puppet will come to life as you slip it onto your arm! Add this fluffy alpaca to any dramatic play theatre or use it for storytime. This puppet helps children develop communication and creativity skills. For extra learning, include this stage puppet in a lesson about alpaca's and where you can find them. Its features include a sandy color, crushed plush, bushy lashes, and a workable mouth. Spot clean only recommended.
Baby Chimp Hand Puppet
Baby Chimp Hand Puppet
Item: 19640
Status: In Stock
$42.99
3 years & up. A hugable puppet that can be any child's best friend. Features movable mouth with sweet expression and arms. Puppet measures 5"L x 8"W x 15"H.
Baby Dutch Rabbit Hand Puppet
Baby Dutch Rabbit Hand Puppet
Item: 19645
Status: In Stock
$24.99
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.
Eagle Hand Puppet
Eagle Hand Puppet
Item: 19648
Status: In Stock
$51.99
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.
Turtle Plush Hand Puppet
Turtle Plush Hand Puppet
Item: 19655
Status: In Stock
$39.99
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 »
Puppet Stand
Puppet Stand
Item: 23052
Status: In Stock
$38.95
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.
Cardinal Finger Puppet
Cardinal Finger Puppet
Item: 24679
Status: In Stock
$10.99
3 years & up. This little crimson bird is waiting to perch on your hand. Bring the wonder of nature to your fingertips with this Cardinal Finger Puppet. 5.5"L x 3.5"W x 5.5"H.
Hermit Crab Hand Puppet
Hermit Crab Hand Puppet
Item: 24788
Status: In Stock
$31.99
3 years & up. Feeling crabby? This brilliantly colored crab puppet can cheer you up in a pinch with his bright orange body and soft patterned shell. This realistic hand puppet is a great addition to any puppet theatre and promotes dramatic play. Use your fingers to wiggle the legs and pincers. With award-winning design, you can even pull the puppet into its shell! Use this hermit crab puppet for storytelling and ask children if they have a pet hermit crab. 13"L x 9"W x 11"H.
Nutbrown Hare Storytelling Puppet and Book Set
Nutbrown Hare Storytelling Puppet and Book Set
Item: 31455
Status: In Stock
$19.95
Birth & up. Soft and sweet, Nutbrown Hare puppet with his companion board book, will delight children of all ages. The adorable puppet can be used to make up stories or tell the classic story of "Guess How Much I Love You". Hardcover.