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20 Fun Pilgrim Crafts for Kids This Thanksgiving ...

By Eliza

If you have little ones at home, pilgrim crafts are a fun way to keep them entertained during the Thanksgiving holiday. You can use them to decorate your home or set them out for the kids to do while the turkey and mashed potatoes finish cooking. No matter how you decide to do it, pilgrim crafts (or any craft for that matter) build a child's fine motor development and encourage creativity. Also, they are just plain fun! Check it out.

1 Paper Boat

Paper BoatSource: Paper Boat: {Easy} Thanksgiving Craft ...
Paper plates, straws and paint are all you need to make this epic project. It has to be one of my favorite pilgrim crafts.

2 Pilgrim Hats

Pilgrim HatsSource: Preschool Crafts for Kids*: pilgrims
These cute pilgrim hats are easy to make and aren't too difficult, even for little kids.

3 Paper Bag Tepees

Paper Bag TepeesSource: Art with Mr. Giannetto
Chances are you have some brown paper lunch bags at home. Use them to make these teepees that the pilgrims may have lived in at one time.

4 Toilet Paper Rolls

Toilet Paper RollsSource: 3 Tips For The Best ...
Make a whole crowd of pilgrim friends this year.

5 Pilgrim Hat Crayon Cup Holders

Pilgrim Hat Crayon Cup HoldersSource: Pilgrim Hat Crayon Cups
If you cut the bottom out of your cup, you can make your hats a place to hold crayons (or other small art supplies).

6 Pilgrim Kids Hats

Pilgrim Kids HatsSource: theuncoordinatedmommy.com
Customize a pilgrim hat for everyone in your family.

7 Edible Crafts

Edible CraftsSource: 5 Thanksgiving Treats Almost Too ...
Kids love to eat treats, so make some of these together.Just try to finish them before your kids eat all the ingredients.

8 Donut Mayflowers

Donut MayflowersSource: Thanksgiving/Fall Party Ideas | Photo ...
Speaking of edible crafts, this tasty treat is one that no child will be able to pass up.

9 Pilgrim Bonnet

Pilgrim BonnetSource: scoop.it
This pilgrim bonnet is easy to make, but really fun to wear. Little girls will love them!

10 Quill Pencils

Quill PencilsSource: Around the Kampfire: Eat More ...
Your kids are going to love writing with these pilgrim inspired writing utensils.

11 Thanksgiving Bracelet

Thanksgiving BraceletSource: Inspired by Kindergarten: Thanksgiving Bracelet
Use this tutorial to make a fun bracelet that your kids can use to tell the Thanksgiving story.

12 Pilgrim Thanksgiving Napkin Rings

Pilgrim Thanksgiving Napkin RingsSource: PILGRIM THANKSGIVING NAPKIN RINGS
What a fun way to add festive flair to your Thanksgiving table.

13 Use a Photo

Use a PhotoSource: Crafting |
Your kids will love seeing what they might have looked like as a pilgrim.

14 Handprint Boat

Handprint BoatSource: Our Little Monkeys: Thanksgiving Tot ...
Kids love getting messy, so this handprint boat is a fun way to indulge that.

15 Pilgrim Puppets

Pilgrim PuppetsSource: Preschool Crafts for Kids*: Thanksgiving ...
Use some of those brown paper bags you have on hand to make some cute puppets. Then put on a show.

16 Mayflower Facts Book

Mayflower Facts BookSource: The First Grade Parade
This is fun to make and will teach your little ones all about the Mayflower.

17 Paper Plate Teepees

Paper Plate TeepeesSource: Preschool Thanksgiving Activities
Paper plates are cheap and make great things to make crafts out of. You can get a big pack at the dollar store.

18 Coloring Pages

Coloring PagesSource: 10 FREE Thanksgiving Coloring Pages ...
You simply can't go wrong with a pile of coloring sheets for kids of all ages.

19 Pilgrim Hat Cookies

Pilgrim Hat CookiesSource: Pilgrim Hat Cookies
You are going to love making these just as much as you love eating them.

20 Native American Styled Necklaces

Native American Styled NecklacesSource: Krazy for Kindergarten Goes to ...
The pilgrims traded with the Native Americans so they probably wore necklaces like this one a lot.

Do you see a craft you want to try? Don't you just love making things with your kids? It's definitely one of my favorites! Use some of these fun ideas to make this year one that everyone will remember.

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