Make time for play on Turkey Day!
Thanksgiving is a wonderful opportunity for gathering as a family, enjoying a football game, catching up on relatives’ doings and, of course, sharing a great meal. But don’t forget that the little ones need their own age-appropriate activities to feel part of this festive fun. So we’ve put together a list of Thanksgiving games and crafts perfect for before or after the main event (we mean dinner, of course!) to ensure that everyone has a great holiday. Memorize these 20 funny Thanksgiving quotes to share on the big day.
Paper bag turkeys
What you’ll need: Paper grocery bags, newspapers, construction paper in a variety of colors, child-safe scissors, child-safe glue. Have each child stuff a bag with newspapers to form the main body of the turkey. To make head and neck, and features, let children cut out the shapes from construction paper and glue on.