With the Thanksgiving holidays coming up, you may be wondering how to keep the kids occupied over their break from school and while you’re preparing food for family and guests. Well, we have a solution for you. The kids can make some of these 19 Turkey Crafts to Make This Thanksgiving. Because these are all super simple DIY turkey crafts for kids, they’ll love making every single one of them.
You may be surprised by how many turkey crafts we’ve gathered in this kids’ craft collection, but we’ve scoured the web to find you the cutest and most fun turkey-themed crafts for your kids to make. Many of these fantastic Thanksgiving crafts help kids understand the meaning of the holiday and have them think about all the things they are thankful for, which makes them not only fun to make but a great opportunity for reflection as well. Start stocking up on the materials because the kids are going to want to make every last turkey on this list.
Paper Turkey Crafts
Some of the simplest yet cutest crafts are easy paper crafts for kids. They’ll love turning construction paper into colorful turkeys and fun feathers. Some of these are even DIY puppets that the kids can use to put on a show for the family.
- Free Printable Turkey Craft Puppet
- Giving Thanks Spinner Turkey Craft
- Mosaic Turkey Paper Craft for Kids
- Thankful Turkey
- Family Handprint Turkey
Nature Turkey Crafts
Considering the origins of the holiday with the pilgrims and Native Americans, it’s appropriate that we have some easy nature crafts for the kids to try. This section has several crafts using leaves, pumpkins, and rocks, and of course, the ever-popular pinecone craft has made an appearance. Who knew pinecones made the perfect body for a turkey?
- Free Printable Pinecone Turkey Craft
- Festive Fall Turkey
- Fall Leaf Thanksgiving Placecards
- Scrap Ribbon Pine Cone Turkeys
- Nature’s Best Turkey Puzzle
- Silly Pumpkin Turkey Craft
- Toddler Maple Leaf Turkey
- Fun Fall Leaves Turkey Craft
Edible Turkey Crafts
The kids will love gobbling up these delicious edible crafts. This section of tasty turkey treats is filled will scrumptious chocolate recipes that the kids will enjoy making just as much as they will eating them.
- Turkey Cake Roll Thanksgiving Dessert
- Turkey Pretzel Thanksgiving Treats
- Homemade Candy Turkeys
- Thanksgiving Kids Table Treat
- Chocolate Turkey Pops
- Deliciously Clever Turkey Cookies
Be sure to check out our recycled craft collection of Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids: 17 Recycled Crafts for a Thrifty Turkey Day!