Mmmm. The aroma of turkey spreads through the air, the sound of the football announcer booms through the television, and you’re finally relaxing when…BAM! “I’M BORED!” Your beloved munchkins have had their fair share of football and boring adult talk, and they “wanna do something!” Thanksgiving is not complete without crazy little ones running around in circles. AllFreeKidsCrafts.com has come to the rescue with kids’ Thanksgiving crafts and activities that will occupy the kids for weeks before Turkey Day and on that special day of relaxation and family. Make Thanksgiving this year enjoyable for adults and kids alike.
I can tell that you’re skeptical of the fact that there is a list of crafts and activities that will keep the kids happy for the entire Thanksgiving Day. To that I say, see for yourself. And come report back on how they worked. (“Perfectly; it was the best Thanksgiving yet! Got any ideas for kids’ Christmas crafts?”…Yup, of course we do. And you are very welcome.)
Get crafty with grandpa and granny! Grandparents, I know that you love spending all the time with your grandchildren that you can, and in our collection of 45 Kids’ Thanksgiving Crafts there are tons of projects for Thanksgiving that you and your grandkids can make together! That would definitely make Thanksgiving a perfect family day; wouldn’t it? How about some recycled crafts to thank the environment or edible crafts to thank your stomachs for expanding during the holiday season? Make adorable tasty turkey crafts to accompany the mashed potatoes and stuffing and to entertain the kids. Kids just love cooking with grandma. Trust me; I was a kid once.
Thanksgiving Kids’ Activities
As meal time seems to be the hardest time to keep the kids calm, try activities like Total Turkey Trivia, Thankful Turkey Paper Feathers, and Thanksgiving Dinner Boredom Busters at the table this November. You will not believe how smoothly the holiday meal plays out when the kids are competing to know the most about turkeys or to make the best paper bag turkey you ever did see. They can practice their spelling and being gracious while having fun. You read that right.
Did I say something about occupying the kids weeks before Turkey Day too? I did. And you can. With 45 great crafts to choose from, you can deck your home with kids’ Thanksgiving crafts and keep the kids busy for much of November. You won’t be able to enter any room without being surrounded by feelings of thanks. The kids will get pretty excited to come home after school and craft that day’s Thanksgiving “dressing.” Don’t let them down. Here are 45 ideas for kids’ crafts that they can make come to life in the weeks approaching Thanksgiving.
Check out some other kids’ Thanksgiving crafts and treats over at A Little Tipsy.
What do you do with your grandkids/kids when they start getting antsy during family events?