There is no information about how these were made but creations were inspired by ("Making Mechanical Toys" by Rodney Peppé). These puppets were/are at the Puppet Museum in Lisbon" www.molasecompanh...
Parts of a flower lesson! Flowers! - Green straws make the stems and cupcake papers make the flower. Sunflower seeds are glued in the middle of the cupcake paper. I also had the kids break apart one seed and put part of the shell down in the soil to represent where the plant sprouted from. Any kind of seed could be used.
Primarily Plants unit for K/1! Two week science, math and literacy unit with whole group, center work, and independent practice! $