Today I'm featuring 36 Thanksgiving activities and kids crafts you can make with your kids for Thanksgiving day.  Many of these are cheap to create and take almost no preparation.  I hope you have a blast playing with your children on Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving


1.  Felt Food Thanksgiving Turkey Pattern - A really cool felt food pattern of a turkey dinner complete with carrots and detachable turkey legs. 2.  Make Your Own Hat Station - Trace a jar lid on construction paper for the Pilgrim hat brim or turkey head. Use a glue stick to attach the circle to a black paper cup and to add construction paper details. 3.   Turkey Spoon Craft - We used a wooden spoon, paint, brushes, glue, wiggly eyes and craft sticks. 4.  {Tutorial} Thanksgiving Turkey Finger Puppets - Just a few scraps of felt and thread and lots of childhood imagination happily at work. Thanksgiving Activities

Thanksgiving Activities

5.  Thanksgiving Activity Place Mat - I printed everything but the pictures on the computer, guessing how much space i needed and leaving blank spaces to fill with stamping. 6.  Cereal Box Turkey Craft - Here are some adorable turkey's you can make with your preschoolers as a fun Thanksgiving craft. 7.    Thanksgiving Count Down Activity Calendar - It features a month worth of fun Thanksgiving inspired activities including crafts, science experiments, exercises to encourage imagination, fine/ gross motor skills, math activities and more. 8.  Turkey Toes Favor - Here is a cute favor that the kiddos would enjoy on Thanksgiving when inspiration hit Thanksgiving Crafts

Thanksgiving Crafts

9.  Pumpkin Seed Art - Have a fun time and use your imagination to make a pumpkin seed canvas. 10.  How-to: thanksgiving turkey party favors - With just paper, labels, and tape or glue, these favors are super easy to put together. 11.  Lollipop Turkey Craft - How to make a fabric lollipop turkey for your kids Thanksgiving table. 12.  Stuffed Thanksgiving Turkey Craft - Make a darling hand puppet using a mitten and scrap fabric.Activities for Thanksgiving kid crafts 13.  Turkey Hat - Put a feather in your cap (and everyone else's at your holiday feast) with this festive chapeau. 14.  Cereal Box Scarecrow Craft - This  makes a great Fall Table Centerpiece and activity to do with the kids. 15.  Recycled Thanksgiving Craft: Pilgrim Ships - Check out these cute little Pilgrim Ships made out of a coffee sleeve and coffee stirrer. 16.  How to make a pipe cleaner pumpkin - Start off with a bundle of orange pipe cleaners, and a couple green pipe cleaners. The more you use, the more full your pumpkin will look. Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

17.  Play-dough Turkey Craft - The turkey playdough play set. These would make great busy hands for the 3-5 year old crowd...especially handy during food preparation time on the big day 18.  How to make autumn leaves - This is a fun painting craft you can do with the kids and get your home all decked out in autumn foliage. 19.  Fall Leave Coasters - They are made from foam sheets, colored duct tape, pressed leaves, and some clear contact paper. 20.  Painting Pine cones - Let the kids use their creativity to paint pine cones.  You can glitter them afterward to add a little sparkle, hot glue ribbon to turn them into an ornament, or use as a place card for the Thanksgiving table. Thanksgiving Games

Thanksgiving Games

21.  Activity Place-mat for Thanksgiving - A free printable activity mat that's perfect for the Kids Thanksgiving day table. 22.  Thanksgiving Dinner Maze - Print off this cute maze as a fun activity for Thanksgiving Day. 23.  The Kids Table: Thanksgiving Quiz - We thought up this fun Thanksgiving Quiz full of turkey trivia to challenge reading age kids. You can use it at your Thanksgiving dinner or for a school classroom party. 24. A fill-in-the-blank Thanksgiving Tale - A fun Thanksgiving activity that you can print out to play before the Thanksgiving meal. how to 25.  Model Magic Turkey - This was a simple, fast and fun craft for my 5 year old. She was able to complete most of this craft herself. 26.  Paper Corn Craft - Here's a fun activity you can do with your preschool aged children. You can also use real popcorn to glue on using glue dots. 27.  Paper plate turkeys for Canadian Thanksgiving - Make a cute turkey out of a paper plate. 28.  Wild Turkey Craft - Take a walk in the woods and find nature items to make this Thanksgiving pal. Empty Toilet Paper Tube Crafts

Empty Toilet Paper Tube Crafts

29.  Kids Thanksgiving Craft: Paper Tube turkeys - These paper plate turkeys were really fun and easy to make. 30.  Toilet Paper Roll Turkey - An easy way to make turkeys out of toilet paper rolls for  a fun kids craft. 31.  Toilet Paper Turkeys - How to make fun turkeys using toilet paper tubes. 32.  Toilet Paper/Paper Towel Roll Turkeys - I started off by cutting a paper towel roll into thirds. You could just use a toilet paper roll if you like. Thanksgiving activities 33.  Gobble Gobble Thanksgiving Banner Craft - How to make a  holiday bunting banner that says "Gobble" for Thanksgiving. 34. Turkey Chair Cover Craft - Make these simple chair covers for Thanksgiving, then customize them for any celebration at home or school. 35.  Reversible Thanksgiving Banner Craft - A cute reversible Halloween & Thanksgiving banner or paper craft. 36  Kids Craft: Table Top Turkeys - For these little gobble-gobble pals I used just 1 bottle of Folkart paint, fall printed papers and some Mod Podge.

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