Explore the Mayflower with kids this Thanksgiving while they make an easy paper plate craft and learn American history. Use a paper plate and printable template to create this Mayflower paper plate craft.
This Pilgrim hat is inexpensive and easy to make and it's a great craft to do with kids. When you're done, the kids can wear it on Thanksgiving Day, or you can use it as part of your Thanksgiving table decorations.
Create some gorgeous seasonal arty by taking a paper plate, throw in some googly eyes.. and off you go to create a stunning and easy paper plate Turkey craft that the kids will love!
PRESCHOOL BOOKS ABOUT THANKSGIVING
Fill your book basket with a great collection of Thanksgiving picture books. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
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How to Catch a Turkey – A turkey is running loose in a school right before a Thanksgiving play. Can YOU help catch it? Follow along as students turn their school upside down trying to catch the turkey, ending with a twist that ensures no turkeys are harmed (or eaten!).
Turkey Trouble – Turkey is in trouble. Bad trouble. The kind of trouble where it’s almost Thanksgiving . . . and you’re the main course. But Turkey has an idea–what if he doesn’t look like a turkey? What if he looks like another animal instead?
10 Fat Turkeys – Girls and boys will gobble up this hilarious story about ten goofy turkeys and their silly antics: swinging from a vine, strutting on a boar, doing a noodle dance, and more.