Harvest Decor Activity

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Updated on Jul 16, 2014

Get ready for Thanksgiving Day by explaining to your child the significance of the harvest. In this crafty activity, your kid will create a harvest decoration to help remember to be thankful for all of the delicious food that will adorn her Thanksgiving table this year.

What You Need:

  • Construction paper, yellow and green
  • Glue 
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Warm colored beads and buttons

What You Do:

  1. Help your child to draw out the basic corn shape on the yellow construction paper. Let her cut it out and then set it aside.
  2. Draw out the corn husk on the green paper and let her cut the husk out.
  3. Ask her to glue the yellow corn shape in the center of the green husk.
  4. Now she can glue buttons and beads all over the corn, creating a bumpy texture.
  5. Hang up her harvest decoration near the Thanksgiving Day table so as to celebrate a bountiful harvest and bring luck for many more in the years to come.

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