How Can Hand Puppets Help Kids Learn Valuable Skills? Our children see hand puppets in the cartoon and enjoy watching them. Unknowingly, they are learning a lot of things from them. These puppets can help the children develop an interest in knowing things happening around the world. They also improve communication skills because they are continuously learning new words every day. Moreover, they grow emotionally and become matured and active children. Many child educators use these hand puppets to impart education in children. They are not merely what we see on television when a random ventriloquist uses them to amuse the audience. There are many benefits of watching hand puppets. What are they?