Trouble in the Hen House
A Puppet Show


Flexible elementary curriculum based on a play and puppet show about hens organizing against a mean farmer. Read as a story to kindergarten and first grade students. Grades 2-3 children can stage the puppet show. Grades 4-5 can use in a “readers theater” format or students can stage play for a younger group. Students can make puppets and learn about the potential for power in collective action.

Grades: First through fifth
Languages: English
Pages: 20
Cost: Free download, $3 print
Common Core Standards correlation