Thanksgiving is a fun time of the year when you’re busy roasting the turkey, preparing a big feast, festive holiday drinks, and many other things. While you’re in the kitchen preparing your Thanksgiving party, encourage your kids to get work on crafts. These Thanksgiving crafts for your children will keep them out of the kitchen and increase their creativity. Most of all are fun and easy to make. Some of these awesome Thanksgiving crafts for young children also teach your little ones about gratitude.
Thanksgiving crafts for young children
Have a look at these cool Thanksgiving crafts for young children to make.
Mini Turkey Pumpkins
This is one of the most interesting Thanksgiving crafts for young children. With just craft paint and some construction paper, you can turn mini pumpkins into adorable Thanksgiving turkeys.
These fun turkeys are wonderful to decorate your Thanksgiving tables. We guarantee that your kids will love making this craft.
Pumpkin Stress Balls
This is one of the simple and fun Thanksgiving crafts for young children. Just fill orange balloons with rice and draw on weird, scary, or lovely faces with a black Sharpie. After you tie them off, tighten them to relieve stress.
Mini Roast Turkey Piñata
This craft is fun for kids to carry during the long wait for dinner. Make mini turkey in piñata form. Once they’re finished, fill them with candy corn or sweet treats to serve after the meal.
Quirky Leaf Friends
If you’re looking for creative and free Thanksgiving crafts for young children, consider this. Pick some of your favorite leaves in your garden or outside, and put them in a heavy book for several days. Then, your kids can be freely creative with their own mind.
Pine Cone Turkey
Who doesn’t love these sweet turkeys? Make the most use of any pine cones you find in your yard or in the parks to make these cute turkeys.
Pom-Pom Turkey Craft
These cute turkeys are fun for kids to make and play with while you’re cooking. They are perfect to decorate your Thanksgiving dinner.
Craft Stick Scarecrow
When it comes to the best Thanksgiving crafts for young children, Craft Stick Scarecrow is definitely the way to go. With some simple materials such as popsicle sticks, googly eyes, and crinkly yellow paper, you can create an adorable scarecrow.
Once they’re made, tell your little ones to dream up their own story about this lovely scarecrow and his friends.
Mason Jar Turkey
This little Mason jar turkey is simple to make and will be the centerpiece of your kid’s room. Kids will enjoy making this craft this Thanksgiving season.
Apple Stamping Pumpkin Craft
Take a few leftover apples and transform them into cute pumpkin-shaped stamps. Then use pipe cleaners and googly eyes to bring your pumpkin shapes to life.
Who doesn’t melt with these cute turkeys? These lovely turkeys can be put on your kid’s table or your Thanksgiving dinner. They will definitely impress your guests.
These turkey puppets are a fun craft for preschoolers and kindergarten kids to make. They are quick to make and most materials are easy to find at home.
What’s greater for Thanksgiving décor than a colorful bowl made of leaves? Collect a wide variety of colorful fall leaves to create such a cute craft. Fill it with pine cones or acorns, and then you can display it on your Thanksgiving table.
Paper Leaf Table Runner
This is another interesting craft to make this Thanksgiving. It’s an ideal project for your kids to engage in, and the result will look fantastic on the table.
Use colorful construction paper to create vivid paper leaves. If you prefer something sentimental, you and your little ones can write what you’re grateful for on the leaves.
These little pumpkins are so adorable to put over the house. You can make them with your kids to decorate your mantel or table decor. It’s fun to try it with various colored papers in different patterns.
Turn dull pinecones into colorful and eye-catching pinecones and spruce up your Thanksgiving dinner table. They are really perfect to brighten up your home.
Cool Thanksgiving gift ideas for everyone
Thanksgiving is the perfect time when you’re surrounded by the ones you cherish. This year, show your deep gratitude for the things and people you love with a small gift. If you’re not sure what to get your loved ones this Turkey Day, have a look at our list of interesting Thanksgiving gifts.
This list has various awesome presents for everyone from your mom, dad, uncle, grandpa, kids, husband, coworkers, boss, friends, and more. Wondering about breaking the bank? No to worry! Most of these items are affordable that you won’t have to worry to bust the budget.
First Annual WKRP Thanksgiving Day Turkey Drop Shirt$15.99
Happy Thanksgiving T Shirt Gnome$15.99
I’m Just Here For Turkey And Beer T Shirt Thanksgiving$15.99
WKRP Turkey Drop Shirt As God Is My Witness Thanksgiving Shirt$15.99
Let Thanks And Giving Be More Than Just A Season Shirt$15.99
Garden Shirt Plants Music Notes$15.99
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It’s undeniable that the best part of Thanksgiving is the food. But waiting for dinner can be boring, particularly for little ones. Crafting is super fun and nothing activity for your kids to relax as well as freely improve creativeness. These interesting Thanksgiving crafts for young children will definitely make kids happy and have fun. If your kids have tried one of these cool Thanksgiving crafts, don’t hesitate to share them with us.
In addition to these interesting Thanksgiving crafts for young children, we’ve also included various luscious Thanksgiving dishes, festive Thanksgiving drinks, as well as many fun activities to play this year. If you’re interested, check out our Thanksgiving Guide.