Shadow puppets lesson plan

Title: Shadow puppets
Level: First or Second Level
Lesson prep time: 30 mins
Lesson duration: several lessons
Written by: Alice Macleod

In this project pupils will learn how to create shadow puppets inspired by folklore tales. This project works well alongside literacy/history lessons.


Download the lesson plan: Shadow Puppets


You can borrow equipment including cool melt glue guns and lamps from An Lanntair for one month. You can also receive a pack of the consumable materials required.

This lesson plan was developed as part of An Lanntair’s Creative Learning research project funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation.