Thanksgiving will be here before you know it, which means it’s time to start putting together your Thanksgiving lesson plans. There are so many Thanksgiving theme activities to try. We focus on gratitude and family throughout the week, but there’s also a little time for silly turkey fun including turkey art projects! This collection of Thanksgiving crafts includes turkey theme art ideas for toddlers, preschoolers, and early elementary students. There is a fun mix of process-art ideas as well as turkey crafts for older kids.
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Turkey Art Projects
Combine art history and gratitude with this cool Kandinsky Inspired Turkey Handprint Art Project.
This Colorful Turkey Art Activity is a great process art activity for preschoolers.
Your kids will have a blast making these silly and fun Turkey Tracks.
Build fine motor skills and get creative with this Colorful Turkey Craft.
These 5 Turkey Crafts for Kids are a colorful and fun way to celebrate the Thanksgiving season.
Let your kids practice sponge painting techniques with this Sponged Painted Thanksgiving Turkey Craft.
Make an easy turkey with your kids with this Fork Painted Turkey Craft.
Your kids will love doing blot painting with this Paper Plate Turkey Craft.
If you’re looking for an easy craft that you already have the materials for, try this Easy Turkey Craft.
All you need are a few simple supplies to make these Watercolor Coffee Filter Turkeys.
If you’re looking for a super easy Turkey art project, try this Coffee Filter Turkey Craft.
Your kids will love making these adorable Handprint and Footprint Turkey keepsakes.
Capture your child’s footprint this Thanksgiving with this Thanksgiving Footprint Turkey.
If you’re looking for a fun and colorful art project to try, give this Turkey Craft Idea a go!
Your little ones will love creating this Yarn-Wrapped Turkey Thanksgiving Craft.
Create unique colorful turkeys using this Easy Tie-Dye Turkey Craft.
If you’re looking for a unique art project for your kids to do, you can’t go wrong with this Washi Tape Turkey Craft.
Use leftover cardboard to make this Easy Painted Cardboard Turkey Craft.
Use dough cutters to make turkey feathers in this Thanksgiving Turkey Craft.
Get your kids excited about Thanksgiving with this Easy To Make Paper Plate Feathered Turkey Craft.
Teach your kids how to use a plastic fork to make this cool Fork Feather Turkey.
Your kids will love making this fun and easy Paper Plate Turkey.
This Spin Art Turkey Craft is a great craft for kids of all ages.
This Painted Paper Plate Turkey Craft is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
Practice your child’s cutting skills with this Easy Paper Plate Turkey Craft.
This Leaf Turkey Craft is a perfect easy craft for kids to make.
Use common household items to make these adorable collage art turkeys.
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The 159-page Thanksgiving Lesson Plan Set includes hands-on activities and these additional printables:
1) Pumpkin Pie Letter Matching (in color and b/w)
2) Rhyming Turkey Game
3) Turkey Color Sorting Mats (in color and b/w)
4) Turkey Counting Mats 1-20 (in color and b/w)
5) Look at the Turkey Emergent Reader (3 variations)
6) How to Make a Pumpkin Pie Sequencing Cards (in color and b/w)
7) 0-35 Turkey Number Cards (4 variations)
8) Phoneme Segmentation Turkey Activity
9) Thanksgiving Taste Test Recording Sheet (in color and b/w)
10) Thanksgiving Picture-Word Cards (in color and b/w)
11) Thanksgiving Roll and Graph (2 variations, in color and b/w)
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