One of the Speaking and Listening Standards for first grade states, "Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions (e.g., listening to others with care, speaking one at a time about the topics and texts under discussion). Using puppets was a wonderful way to meet this standard and have lots of fun at the same time.
Lilly and Mr. Slinger from "Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse."
We love Kevin Henkes and his wonderful characters!!