Shadow puppetry has been entertaining children for centuries. Make animal silhouettes using your hands, and tell their stories together.
With the aid of our fantastical zoological fact selection, you can also turn this into an educational extravaganza, and help your child to learn all about the real life versions of the tiny creatures they create. Did they know that a pig’s squeal can reach a higher pitch than a supersonic airliner? Or that a rabbit’s teeth never stop growing? Or that the humble, unassuming chicken is actually the closest living relative to the terrifying T.rex? Now they do!