Thanksgiving is on its way! Here are some great Thanksgiving crafts and activities for kids to get into the holiday spirit and also give you some time to do some Black Friday planning!
Check out these Thanksgiving engineering, art, science, technology, coding, and free worksheets crafts and activities just in time for turkey time!
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Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities for Kids
Check out these Thanksgiving crafts and activities for kids with Thanksgiving STEM challenges, fall coding worksheets, and more!
Thanksgiving Engineering, Art, & Science Projects
These Thanksgiving STEAM activities explore Engineering, Art, and Science concepts and are a great way to incorporate hands-on learning into the season!
How to Catch a Turkey Storybook Toddler Art Activity
This storybook toddler turkey art activity is a great way to incorporate a fun book with art, work on fine motor skills, and learn about colors.
Thanksgiving Salt Painting: Learn about Absorption!
Learn about polar molecules and absorption with this Thanksgiving salt painting activity! This is such an easy art project for kids with science that is great for preschoolers through tweens!
Pumpkin Balance Stack STEAM Challenge
This pumpkin balance activity is great for kids of all ages! Can you complete the Balancing Pumpkins STEAM Challenge? How many pumpkins can you stack?
Create a Colorful Turkey Toddler Thanksgiving Craft
This colorful toddler turkey art activity is a great sensory, fine motor skills, and color recognition activity all in one.
Pumpkin 5 Senses Preschool Science Investigation
This pumpkin 5 senses preschool science activity introduces scientific inquiry to young learners and helps get everyone excited about Fall!
Exploding Pumpkin STEAM: 4 Fall Pumpkin Activities
Take on the exploding pumpkin STEAM challenge with 4 different ways to explode a pumpkin with chemical reactions and force! These activities are sure to inspire some fall STEAM fun!
10+ Great Nature Walk Crafts & Activities for Kids
These nature crafts and activities will have taking nature walks all season long! Check out our top 10 nature walk crafts and activities!
Chalk Pastel Leaf Rubbings STEAM Activity
Go on a nature walk, gather some lovely leaves, and make some chalk resist leaf rubbings with this low-prep STEAM experiment!
Chalk Pastel Pumpkins: Glue Resist Art Activity
Learn how to make easy chalk pastel pumpkins with your kids by using a glue resist art method with only three supplies needed!
How to Make a Simple Thankful Tree for Preschoolers
Get started with a Thankful Tree tradition and learn to practice gratitude while creating a cute preschool decoration for the season!
Dancing Cranberries Fall Preschool Science Experiment
Experiment with dancing cranberries with this super simple preschool science activity while observing concepts like floating and sinking.
How to Make Preschool Pumpkin Art with Cotton Swabs
Make preschool pumpkin resist art with cotton swabs with this easy to setup Science + Art activity!
Thanksgiving Technology, Math, & Coding Activities
These hands-on Thanksgiving STEM activities explore technology, math, and coding concepts for preschool through elementary school kids!
Leftover Candy Corn Unplugged Coding Preschool Sequences Activity
Put that leftover candy corn to good use with this preschool STEAM fall sequence unplugged coding activity!
Paper Circuit Pumpkin STEAM Engineering Activity
This paper circuit pumpkin STEAM activity is a great way to learn about simple circuits and parallel circuits and then apply that circuitry knowledge with some artistic flair to make pumpkin paper circuits!
Thanksgiving Coding Activity: Turkey on the Run!
Find the correct sequence to help turkey escape before he becomes Thanksgiving dinner in this unplugged coding worksheet for kids!
Preschool Fall Pattern Worksheets Unplugged Coding Activity
Teach your preschooler how to think like a computer programmer with these preschool Fall pattern worksheets.
Thanksgiving Printable Worksheets & Activities
Grab these free worksheets and activities and have them handy to entertain kids while cooking this Thanksgiving!
Pumpkin Faces: Learn about Faces and Emotions
Learn about faces and emotions with these free pumpkin face pieces and have fun decorating silly pumpkin faces with your toddler or preschooler!
Free Thanksgiving Activity Worksheets for Kids
Check out these Free Thanksgiving Activity Worksheets, including I-Spy, Word Search, Number Recognition, Toddler Coloring Pages, Letter Recognition, and Less Than or Greater Than Thanksgiving Dinner Math!
Fall I SPY Worksheets for Preschoolers
These Fall I SPY worksheets for preschoolers and toddlers are a great way to work on counting skills this Halloween season!
Fall STEAM Lessons by Age: Printable STEAM Schedule
Grab this free printable Fall STEAM Lessons for toddlers, preschoolers, elementary, and middle school kids!
Find more Seasonal Activities for Kids
We love to incorporate STEAM activities into our holidays. Check out these other seasonal lists of hands-on learning activities for kids!
Christmas STEAM Activities
Christmas is a few weeks away! Here are 12 great Christmas STEAM activities for kids to get into the holiday spirit while learning through play!
Easter STEAM Activities
Check out these awesome Spring and Easter STEAM activities that are the perfect way to incorporate Science, Tech, Engineering, Art, and Math into the season!
Pi Day Activities
Check out these great STEAM Pi Day activities for kids that pair math with technology, art, engineering, and science!
St. Patrick's Day Activities
Check out these fun St. Patrick's Day STEAM activities!
Halloween STEAM Activities!
If you are looking for Halloween STEAM activities, you've come to the right place! Get ready for 31 Nights of Halloween STEAM Activities with these easy to do STEAM projects!
Check out more Thanksgiving Crafts and Activities for Kids!
Find more great activities at other top blogs in the Influential Mama network! You can also make a 3D Pumpkin from New Mom at 40! I love it when awesome decorations are super easy to make!
If you are looking for some easy activities to keep your kids entertained, check out these Thanksgiving activities to entertain your kids while you eat from Fab Working Mom Life!
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Thursday 15th of November 2018
i love all of these crafts! thanks for sharing!