These thankful crafts for kids will help instill an attitude of gratitude in kids while having fun.
Talking about gratitude with kids is important and essential to truly being thankful for all we have. It can be easy to take for granted all that we possess but through reflection we can truly feel gratitude and appreciation for these possessions. Enjoy celebrating that which we are grateful for with these crafts.
10 Thankful Crafts for Kids
Raising grateful kids is a challenge. Gratitude isn’t an innate trait; it has to be taught. Luckily, these 10 thankful crafts for kids focus on being thankful. Teach kids the importance of gratitude while having fun during the fall season.
Thanksgiving Thankful Turkey Printable by Mom Envy
Express gratitude this Thanksgiving with the free thankful turkey printable. Kids can write their reasons to be thankful on the feathers and glue them onto the turkey.
Thanksgiving Thankful Tree Craft by Fox Farm Home
Start a new family tradition of writing and displaying thankful notes. This gets the conversation going each night in November as you prepare for Thanksgiving.
Thankful Turkey Bucket Craft by Darcy and Brian
Transform a small bucket into a turkey. The popsicle stick feathers have thankful prompts that can be used as conversation starters at the dinner table.
Gratitude Wreath Craft by Growing Up Gabel
Download the kit, cut out the leaves and acorns, and write down what you’re thankful for on the blank leaves. It is a fun project and cute decoration.
Free Printable Grateful Thanksgiving Dice Game by Artsy Fartsy Mama
Roll the dice and share what you’re thankful for with the DIY Thanksgiving dice game. A fun and simple activity to enjoy before Thanksgiving dinner.
DIY Thankful Craft Paper Chain by Tonya Staab
A DIY thankful paper chain is a fun project for the whole family. Download the free printable to get started.
Turkey Hat Craft by The Primary Parade
This versatile turkey craft can be used as a way to express gratitude and then worn as a hat. Preschoolers will love showing off their new hats on Thanksgiving.
Toilet Paper Roll Turkey by The Best Ideas for Kids
Save a toilet paper roll to turn it into a turkey. Kids will love the adorable design of the turkey.
Sunflower Craft by Crafting Jeannie
The thankful turkey crafts are great, but sometimes you want something a little different. This sunflower craft is a great way to branch off from the turkey but still stick with the grateful theme.
Cornucopia Kids Craft by Raise Curious Kids
Teach your child gratitude with a simple and fun cornucopia craft. Print the free printable and spend the afternoon with this fun project.
More Gratitude Crafts and Activities for Kids
- 20 Gratitude Crafts and Activities to Do with the Family
- Free Printable Gratitude Dice for Families
- DIY Gratitude Jar: Upcycled, Kid-Made & SIMPLE
- A Month of Gratitude with Kids: Teach Kindness, Love, and Thanks
- I am Thankful Printable Activity and Coloring Sheet
- Thanksgiving Crafts,Sensory Play and Printables for Toddlers and Up