Category Archives: Puppets

The First Christmas

This week in RME we are learning about the story behind the Christian festival of Christmas. Source: Primary 4

The Story of Siddhartha and the Swan

Bodhi Day is celebrated by some Buddhists on the 8th of December.  It celebrates the Day of Enlightenment of Siddhartha, the Buddha. Source: Primary 4

Hanukkah by Leah Cranham

There are a festival called Hanukkah, .Every Saturday they go to a temple but there’s something really special to them it is the menorah!  The menorah has nine candles and…

The Story of Hanukkah

We are continuing our journey around the world to find out about different winter festivals.  This week we are learning about Hanukkah!  This year, Hannukah takes place from 2 December to…

Lollipop Stick Puppet Making

We had great fun using our designs to make our first puppets of our topic. Source: Primary 4

Designing Puppets

When making puppets, first you need to know who your characters are. Diwali:  Hindu festival of light.  We watched the story of Sita and Raman.  Other characters were Ravana and…

What is Diwali? By Lee Hutchison

Diwali is a type of  celebration.  There are rainbow fireworks and sparklers.  The characters names  were Sita,  Rama, Ravana and the monkey king. Source: Primary 4

The Story of Rama and Sita

This term we are learning about winter festivals from around the world.  Diwali was on Wednesday, 7 November, 2018.  This Hindu festival is our starting our topic.  We watched this…