Easy Thanksgiving Kids Crafts Every Child Will Love Making

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Check out our large selection of thanksgiving kids crafts! Use these with your own children or  students, to help celebrate this holiday.

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A little history … Thanksgiving is mainly celebrated here in the US and Canada. Each is on a different day as well:

  • US celebrates it the fourth Thursday of November
  • Canada celebrates it is the second Monday of October

But American or Canadian, Thanksgiving is a day of thanks for all that God has given us. The festivities for most families include a large turkey dinner and a lot of family!

Fun And Easy Thanksgiving Kids Crafts

Here are a variety of different crafts you can create to help decorate for Thanksgiving dinner. We’ve got ideas for decorating the wall, banners to hang, table centerpieces and so much more!

Thanksgiving decorations

Handprint Turkey

Handprint turkey craft

Trace some hand-prints and turn them into this cute Thanksgiving turkey.

Supplies:

  • construction paper
  • marker
  • glue
  • scissors
  • pencil

Here’s how to make this handprint turkey craft

Let’s use our hands with this craft, a great Thanksgiving decoration!

Thankful banner

Thanksful banner

Announce your gratitude with this banner this Thanksgiving!

Join Matilda for a great idea for decorating and letting everyone know what you are thankful for!

Supplies:

  • multi-colored paper (or card stock)
  • ribbon
  • scissors
  • glue
  • hole punch

Here are instructions for making the thankful banner

Table centerpieces & appetizer holders

Paper pumpkin centerpiece

Paper pumpkin centerpiece

A great craft, even the younger kids can do! This pumpkin makes for a simple craft, but a beautiful centerpiece!

Supplies:

  • construction paper
  • glue
  • scissors

Here’s how to make this paper pumpkin centerpiece

Turkey appetizer holder

Turkey appetizer holder

A unique way to set out some munchies for your guests at Thanksgiving dinner. Fill this turkey with nuts, mints, candies or whatever your guests would like to snack on.

Supplies:

  • fruit cup
  • construction paper
  • paint
  • googly eyes
  • scissors
  • glue

Turkey appetizers holder instructions

Name cards, napkin rings and dinnerware

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Thanksgiving napkin rings

Don’t throw away your empty toilet paper rolls! Make some Thanksgiving napkin rings instead. Here’s how to turn ordinary empty toilet paper rolls into fun ways to hold your napkins at the dinner table!

Supplies:

  • construction paper
  • glue
  • scissors
  • toilet paper roll

Want to make these napkin rings this Thanksgiving? Here’s how

Pilgrim hat name cards

Pilgrim hat name cards

Label all your place settings in a unique and homemade way, with fun pilgrim hat name cards.

Supplies:

  • Paper rolls
  • construction paper
  • scissors
  • glue
  • marker

Here’s how to make pilgrim hat name cards

Crafty critters crafts to go ebook

  Now that we’ve created a turkey, let’s color one too… Free Printable Thanksgiving Coloring Page

  Hand Drawn & FREE Coloring Pages!! Just click to print: Printable Thanksgiving Coloring Page

Thanksgiving Ebooks & Printables

Get festive with our Thanksgiving bundles! We have made three for you – coloring, crafting and activities!

Thanksgiving Activities Bundle

Thanksgiving activity bundleOur Thanksgiving Activities Bundle includes:

  • clickable table of contents for easy navigation
  • word searches, scrambles and matches
  • mazes
  • interactive activities

We have included 9 printable activities (plus answer keys where necessary). Each will print on their own page.

Price: $1.99 USD

Crafty Critters: Thanksgiving Activities Bundle

Thanksgiving Coloring Bundle

Thanksgiving Coloring BundleOur Thanksgiving Coloring Bundle includes:

  • 10 hand drawn coloring pages
  • variety of Thanksgiving images
  • Each hand drawn by your’s truly

We have included 10 printable coloring pages. Each will print on their own page.

Price: $1.99 USD

Crafty Critters: Thanksgiving Coloring Bundle

Thanksgiving Crafts Bundle

Thanksgiving Crafts BundleOur Thanksgiving Crafts Bundle includes:

  • clickable table of contents for easy navigation
  • craft supply shopping list for all supplies need to do every craft in the book.
  • 8 Thanksgiving crafts made by our Crafty Critters

We have included 8 printable crafts (plus a handy crafty supply shopping list). Each will print on their own page.

Price: $1.99 USD

Crafty Critters: Thanksgiving Crafts Bundle

Buy all 3 bundles and save! Only $4.99 USD

Use these easy thanksgiving kids crafts to help create a festive surrounding for your family thanksgiving dinner.

Happy Thanksgiving, and lets get crafting!!!

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Grab this list of easy Thanksgiving kids craft ideas to keep your little ones busy while you're preparing Thanksgiving dinner. They can feel useful making DIY decorations for the Thanksgiving meal: form hand print turkeys to name place cards, there's a craft for every child ;) #thanksgiving #thanksgivingcrafts #thanksgivingdecorations #thanksgivingcraftsforkids

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