Thanksgiving Activities

Thanksgiving activities are great for kids celebrating the holiday's history! There are several Thanksgiving activities and crafts that help children learn about how the pilgrims and Native Americans lived, ate, and played. Kids can also browse through these Thanksgiving activities to find simple recipes that they can make that use ingredients that would have been found at the first Thanksgiving!

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Would you sign the Mayflower Compact? Read it and see!
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This 'handy' Thanksgiving wreath gets your child to focus on things he's grateful for all year. Create a Thanksgiving wreath with your child this November.
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Need another reason to celebrate Thanksgiving? Now kids can create a sunny, textured sunflower card to remember the day!
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This Thanksgiving, try playing this fun Native American game with the whole family.
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Make a handprint turkey with your child to celebrate Thanksgiving. A handprint turkey makes a great base for Thanksgiving coasters, note cards, or place cards.
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Thanksgiving placemats are a great craft for your kid, and a beautiful addition to the dinner table. Make Thanksgiving placemats with your kid for the holiday.
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Make this turkey craft with your child to get into the Thanksgiving spirit. This turkey craft is made of a tissue box and other assorted craft supplies.
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These paper pumpkins will make lovely, festive centerpieces in your home this fall.
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When you're studying the Mayflower, numbers can be an important part of the history...and a great chance to practice elementary math!
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Pilgrim games are fun for the whole family before and after Thanksgiving dinner. These Pilgrim games take your family outdoors on for fun, traditional games.
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Ride the Pilgrims' Mayflower with this math-inspired game for Thanksgiving. Learn about the Pilgrims' Mayflower while building problem-solving and math skills.
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It's always good to have a little help during the holiday. Show your child how to set a table setting and then help him create a placemat map.
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The meaning of Thanksgiving can sometimes get lost among the fun of food and family. Discuss the meaning of Thanksgiving with this fun activity.
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It's Thanksgiving, so why not celebrate of the turkey? Let the little ones partake in the turkey fun, without having to do any of the carving.
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This turkey hand activity will help your child practice patterns and number recognition, key concepts that she'll encounter throughout her academic career.
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Explore Pilgrim foodways with three heritage cornbread recipes.
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Make sourdough bread...and learn some colonial history and modern science in the process!
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Gourd painting is a fun fall activity that makes for perfect Thanksgiving decorations. Try gourd painting with your child for some seasonal fun this autumn.
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There's more to corn than the sweet yellow kernels. This easy craft project shows you and your kid how to make pretty corn husk flowers using just a few tools.
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With this activity, your third grader will get experience with informational writing, and your Thanksgiving guests will leave with a keepsake to cherish!

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