Hippo Hand Puppets
Our wee Hippo Hand Puppets are perfect for creative play and fit little hands just right.
Each stands approx 15cm high and a cuddly plush head and body.
COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL SKILLS
Hand Puppets are an ideal springboard for developing speaking and listening skills.
Children often communicate more easily with puppets, giving them confidence to express their ideas and feelings
Shy children can become acquainted with others through the roles they take on
Children are free to try on new personalities and take them off again, with a puppet on their hand, broadening their own in the process.
Scary animal hand puppets like lions and sharks or shy ones such as a tortoise can help children master uncomfortable feelings
Puppet play provides an opportunity to gain some control over their world by working out fears and frustrations.
Hand Puppet play helps young children develop creative skills by forcing them to use their imaginations. They make up the roles, the rules, the situations and the solutions.
It is through imaginative play that children come to understand the differences between fantasy and
The real world becomes more real to children who have opportunities to pretend.
Collect the set!
If you love our gorgeous hand puppets, don’t forget to check out our great range of nursery rhyme puppets!