17 Easy Thanksgiving Kids Crafts


Looking for fun crafts to do with your children this Thanksgiving?  I’ve hooked you up with these 17 Thanksgiving crafts and kids activities you can make with your kids for Thanksgiving day.  Many of these Thanksgiving kids crafts are cheap to create and take almost no preparation.  I hope you have a blast playing with your children during the holiday.

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We’ve taken away all the guess work on Thanksgiving kids crafts ideas with these incredible tutorials. For even more Thanksgiving craft ideas Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 2000 craft ideas.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more craft ideas with step-by-step instructions. {wink} 

Thanksgiving Kids Crafts

Printable Pilgrim Craft

1.  Printable Pilgrim & Indian Craft ~ Use the free printables to make Pilgrims and Indians using empty toilet paper rolls.  They’d make super cute centerpieces.

Washi Tape Pinecone Turkeys

2.  Washi Tape Pinecone Turkeys ~ Gobble Gobble!  Make a pine cone turkey from popsicle sticks, washi tape and of course, a pine cone.  Instead of the popsicle sticks you could use crayons.  {wink}

Turkey Noisemaker

3.  Turkey Noisemaker ~ Keep your children occupied while you prepare the Thanksgiving feast with these Turkey Noisemakers.  Paper plates are filled with candy corn and then decorated.

Kid's Table Craft: Napkin Rings

4.  Kid’s Table Craft: Napkin Rings ~ Learn how to make simple and sweet napkin rings for the kid’s table this Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving Thankful Tree {free printable}

5.  Thanksgiving Thankful Tree {free printable} ~ Use the free printable leaves to make a Thankful Tree this Thanksgiving.  Cut the leaves out and let your children write what they are thankful for on the leaves. 

Hand Turkey Crafts for Kids

6.  Hand Turkey Crafts for Kids ~ This is a fabulous post featuring several great games and crafts for your kids to do for or on Thanksgiving! Easy to prep, but will keep the kiddos busy for hours! Great for kids of all ages!

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

DIY Pilgrim Hat

7.  DIY Pilgrim Hat ~ Make your Thanksgiving dinner even more festive with by making these pilgrim hat’s with all the kids.

Pilgrim Hat Craft

8.  Pilgrim Hat Craft ~ Make a pilgrim bonnet from one sheet of construction paper.

Indian Headdress

9. Indian Headdress ~ These Indian headbands are perfect for boys and girls. You can make them with feathers and ribbons. Easy peasy!

Turkey Snack Bags

10.  Turkey Snack Bags ~ These fun Turkey Snack Bags are similar to the “Spooky Hands”.  Colored Goldfish are filled in the finger part of the gloves to represent the feathers and popcorn for the body.

Thanksgiving Coloring Pages

Kids Thanksgiving Coloring Placemat

11.  Kids Thanksgiving Coloring Placemat ~ Here are three printable placemats so perfect for the kids Thanksgiving table! Great because it’s also a coloring activity to keep the kiddos busy for a few minutes before or after the feast! All you have to do is print and set out some colored pencils or crayons!

Fall Turkey Coloring Page

12.  Fall Turkey Coloring Page ~ If you are looking for a great printable activity to give your kids on Thanksgiving, look no further! This is a great post with a downloadable coloring page! All you need to do is print! 

Kids Thanksgiving Place Setting

13.  Kids Thanksgiving Place Setting ~ Here is a printable utensil holder so perfect for the kids Thanksgiving table! Great because it’s also a coloring activity to keep the kiddos busy for a few minutes before or after the feast! All you have to do is print and set out some colored pencils!

Turkey Art Projects for Kids

Turkey Cones Craft Ideas

14.  Turkey Cones Craft Ideas ~ Let your kids make their own decorations for the Thanksgiving kids table. These cute Turkey Cones, made from craft paper, are perfect centerpieces for the table or even party hats.

Thankful Turkey Book Craft

15.  Thankful Turkey Book Craft ~ Teach your children about gratitude with this Thankful book craft.  They can decorate the pages with their own illustrations.

Turkey Leaf Placemat

16.  Turkey Leaf Placemat ~ Cut out a turkey body and let your child decorate the the body with gathered leaves. Gobble Gobble!

Paper Plate Turkey

17.  Paper Plate Turkey ~ Make a cute turkey out of a paper plate, paint and feathers.





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