You might wonder if there are other fun ways to occupy your children.
That’s where this easy printable pig paper bag puppet template comes to the rescue!
This simple pig template is perfect to use for coloring, stencils, preschool crafts, art projects and more.
Making this pig paper bag puppet craft is a great opportunity for kids to work on their fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, focus and creativity.
Use our printable pig paper bag puppet template to teach the interesting facts about pigs and learning the alphabet letters, especially the letter P.
Follow the step-by-step instructions and tutorial video in this post to guide your kids as they create their own little pig paper bag puppet craft.
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Printable Pig Paper Bag Puppet Craft
Pig Craft Supplies Needed
- Printable Pig Template <—- PURCHASE IN OUR SHOP
- Colored Cardstock or Construction Paper
- White Cardstock Paper
- Colored Pencils, Markers or Crayons
Need more crafty fun? Check out our Cow Puppet and Bunny Puppet. They are perfect for those days when staying indoors is the only thing your family can do!
Ideas for Easy Preschool Paper Pig Craft
We list down a few great craft ideas on how to maximize the use of this basic printable pig paper bag puppet template in your daily life with the kids.
1. Learning About Pigs for Kids
While your kids are busy coloring, cutting and gluing together the pig patterns, gather some interesting facts about pigs to share with them.
Did you know that pigs are intelligent animals?
They are ranked as the fifth most intelligent animal in the world and even smarter than dogs.
Did you know that male pigs are called boars?
While the females are called sows and baby pigs are called piglets.
Pigs like to roll off in the mud to cool themselves off.
But, did you know that pigs are very clean animals?
They establish their toilet area far from their living or feeding area.
Pigs are omnivores, which means they eat both plants and animals.
Some people consider keeping these animals as their pets.
2. Pig Children’s Book Collection
Children who carefully listen to their parents while reading helps develop their literacy, language and thinking skills.
Make sure to use our paper bag pig puppet craft as a sample when you read stories to your little ones to keep their interest.
If you’re trying to find pig-themed books for your children, we highly recommend the following:
- Dream Big, Little Pig!
- StoryTime with Ms. Booksy Three Little Pigs: Bedtime Stories for Kids
- Peppa’s Pizza Party (Peppa Pig)
3. Farm Animal Puppet Show
Don’t you just love it when kids are learning while having fun?
While the kids are enjoying the process of making this pig paper bag puppet craft, set up a simple puppet theater using a few supplies.
Motivate them to write down a short script or come up with scenarios.
Sit down and put on this paper bag pig puppet craft in your hand as you play with them.
It’s a great way to improve your kids’ imagination, communication and decision-making skills.
If you’re looking for more paper bag animal crafts to include in your mini-puppet show, check these out:
4. Peppa Pig Themed Party
Who doesn’t love children’s parties?
If you’re planning to throw a Peppa Pig themed party, be sure to include this easy printable pig template.
Let the kids’ creativity flow, and see what else they can come up with this printable without sticking it on a paper bag.
They can turn the simple printable pig templates into party banners, table displays, invitation card designs, cake toppers and more.
Encourage your little ones to put on their favorite Peppa pig costumes and enjoy the fun with their friends and classmates.
We guarantee that you and your child will learn a lot from these paper bag pig puppet craft ideas.
We are confident that they will ask for more farm animal paper bag puppet templates.
Pig Paper Bag Puppet Instructions
We know you’re excited to build your own cartoon Peppa Pig paper bag puppet craft.
Grab a few craft supplies and sit down with your kids for some fun activities.
Purchase and download the two printable pig templates.
Allow your child to cut the pig template into individual sections.
Start gluing the pig’s head onto the bottom part of a brown paper bag.
Next, attach the body of the pig.
Glue on the adorable legs on each side.
Leave it for a few minutes until it’s completely dry.
Now your kids have cute pig paper bag puppet craft they can play with.
More Options to Choose:
- You can print the blank version and trace the cut outs on card stock paper for a sturdier pig paper bag puppet craft,
- Print the pig template in color for a simple and easy rainy day craft or,
- Print the blank pig template and use it as a fun coloring sheet activity and then glue the pieces of the pig craft together.
Printable Pig Paper Bag Puppet Template
Pig Templates (PURCHASE IN OUR SHOP)
Wondering what makes our basic printable pig paper bag puppet template unique?
It comes with two different versions for your little ones to choose!
We have the plain black and white pig drawing template to color in and we have a full color version of cut-and-paste pig template.
Don’t forget to share your learning plans in the comments.
Need more farm animal puppet fun? Check out our packed list of paper bag puppets for simple craft fun with your little ones.
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