Gepetto and the Whale Puppets

Gepetto and the Whale Puppet

Have students create a puppet version of Gepetto in the Whale!

Supplies Needed

  • Spring type clothes pin that opens and closes
  • Crayons, markers or colored pencils
  • Colored Paper or Foam Board
  • Glue or hot glue gun and glue stick
  • Scissors


  • Color the whale and Gepetto
  • Cut out the whale and Gepetto
  • Cut the whale in half following line
  • Line whale halves on clothes pin with tail just covering the metal part of the pin (1 1/2″ of the pin will be visible)
  • Glue top half of whale on upper part of clothes pin
  • Glue bottom half of whale on lower part of clothes pin
  • Glue Gepetto on the lower half of clothes pin behind the lower half of the whale

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