Biography or character report. For all of my teacher friends. Money is tight these days. A very good alternative to dressing up like the person! Would have never thought this idea! Could use for STEM social studies!
Fun with shadow puppets! You can do these with kids of all ages. I did them with two and three year olds. While the cognitive ability to figure out the idea of the shadow, etc, was very different, everyone still had fun doing them.