These Thanksgiving food crafts are so much fun! You can enlist your little ones to help make these tasty treats this holiday season.
As you begin preparing for Thanksgiving with your preschoolers, be sure to include some fun food crafts. Your kids can help you make them. Then, serve them for an afternoon snack or save them for your holiday dinner table.
Thanksgiving Food Crafts
Whether you’re looking for a snack to make with your preschoolers or you’re looking for a family-friendly recipe for your Thanksgiving table, you don’t want to miss any of the fun ideas on the list below.
These sweet Pilgrim hat cookies are the perfect choice to tempt the little ones (and the young at heart!) this Thanksgiving. They are easy to do and will have them wondering where they all disappeared to.
The Pigs in a Pilgrim hat have a nice crisp outside area with a spicy center that the grown ups will like. To make a batch for the kids, just use hot dogs instead of the sausage if your child doesn’t like spicy food.
If you’re looking for a recipe for perfect sugar cookies this holiday season, then we’ve got you’ve covered! These delicious but easy Thanksgiving sour cream sugar cookies with a cream cheese frosting are light and fluffy, and are perfect for cookie cutters!
These turkey snack cups are a great activity to have the kids make while they wait for the main Thanksgiving meal.
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.
Do you smell that? Is it fall or your new pumpkin pie play dough kit. This homemade pumpkin scented play dough kit is perfect as a party favor, holiday goody bag or even a fun activity at home.
Welcome autumn and encourage creativity in your children with this fall-themed felt creations busy bag. Practice counting and exploring patterns as you put on the turkey’s feathers.