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The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet And Free Printable

Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

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The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet And Free Printable

Are you looking for a fun paper bag puppet template? Then look no further. Here is a fun tutorial and free Dr Seuss template to help you create this adorable The Lorax Craft.

I don’t know anyone that doesn’t love The Lorax by Dr Seuss. We sure do. The Lorax is super cute, funky and makes a great character.

Reading with kids is so important and not only helps develop literacy skills but we can learn a lot including learning about protecting the environment.

Today we have a fantastic fun Lorax Craft which I really do hope you love. I sure love it. You can even download the Lorax template for free to help create your very own Lorax puppet.

the lorax paper bag puppet craft idea for kids

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Supplies Needed For This Craft – The Lorax

Supplies needed for the lorax paper bag puppet craft idea for kids

 

Yellow Cardstock - 12 x 12 inch - 65Lb Cover - 25 SheetsYellow Cardstock – 12 x 12 inch – 65Lb Cover – 25 SheetsOrange Paper Goody Bags - Orange Treat SacksOrange Paper Goody Bags – Orange Treat SacksElmer's Washable School Glue 4 Fl Oz / 118 Ml (Pack of 6)Elmer’s Washable School Glue 4 Fl Oz / 118 Ml (Pack of 6)

How To Make The Lorax Puppet

Begin by downloading and printing the Lorax Template. (Available further down the post)

the lorax paper bag puppet

Step One – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Cut the template out using the scissors.

the lorax paper bag puppet

Step Two – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Trace the arms and legs onto an orange craft foam sheet using a pencil and cut out.

the lorax paper bag puppet

Step Three – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Trace the moustache and eyebrows onto a yellow craft foam sheet and cut out.

the lorax paper bag puppet

Step Four – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Make a nose by cutting a small circle from orange craft foam and a mouth by cutting a small half circle from red craft foam.

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Step Five – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Outline the Lorax’s arms, legs, moustache, eyebrows, mouth and nose with black permanent marker.

the lorax moustache

Step Six – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Glue the mouth onto the back of the moustache and then glue the yellow moustache onto the orange paper bag.

Be sure to glue it on the bottom of the bag, the part that flaps over.

the lorax moustache

Step Seven – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Cut the eyes out from the template and glue above the moustache.

the lorax moustache

Step Eight – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Glue the eyebrows slightly over the eyes.

making the lorax paper bag craft

Step Nine – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Glue on the arms and legs.

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Step Ten – The Lorax Paper Bag Puppet

Allow the glue to dry completely and then have fun playing with your new Lorax puppet!

the lorax paper bag puppet for preschoolers

Have Fun! – Don’t forget to Download and print The Lorax template.

the lorax paper bag puppet for preschool kids

Popular Dr Seuss Books

The Cat in the HatThe Cat in the HatMr. Brown Can Moo, Can You : Dr. Seuss's Book of Wonderful Noises (Bright and Early Board Books)Mr. Brown Can Moo, Can You : Dr. Seuss’s Book of Wonderful Noises (Bright and Early Board Books)The Foot Book: Dr. Seuss's Wacky Book of OppositesThe Foot Book: Dr. Seuss’s Wacky Book of OppositesOh, the Places You'll Go!Oh, the Places You’ll Go!The Lorax (Classic Seuss)The Lorax (Classic Seuss)

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26 Comments

  1. Aw this is a cute idea and would be perfect for home education lessons or reception year classes. I love it when you can make little props to go along with the books, it’s so beneficial to the children, isn’t it?

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