Trouble in the Hen House
Reader and 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: K–5
Common Core Correlation
Language: English
Free download: 22 pages 
Trouble in the Hen House - English