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21 Adorable Turkey Craft Ideas for Preschool and Elementary

Looking for a fun craft to try this Thanksgiving? You can go wrong with any of these turkey craft ideas!

Kids will love making these turkey art projects.

Use these turkey crafts for kids when you are making Thanksgiving crafts.

My kids aren’t terribly into pilgrim crafts at Thanksgiving, probably because there is only so much you can do with black and white paper and buckles.

But what they do love (and I do too), is how many fun turkey crafts for kids exist.

Looking for a fun craft to try this Thanksgiving? You can go wrong with any of these turkey craft ideas! Kids will love making these Thanksgiving birds.

I’ve collected some of my very favorite turkey craft ideas for you to try this Thanksgiving.

These turkey crafts are so much fun for kids and make a fun display during Thanksgiving!

 21 Turkey Craft Ideas for Kids

These craft activity ideas are fun to try Thanksgiving day or as part of Thanksgiving STEM activities!

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Fun Turkey Crafts

These craft ideas are adorable for kids of all ages. Some of these crafts are so creative and quite out-of-the-box!

turkey art activities

Egg carton turkeys are a lot of fun!

Why not try this fun turkey egg drop experiment?

Young kids will have a blast making a Turkey Squish Bag

Go on a Turkey Feather Hunt in your classroom or home!

These Number Bond Turkeys are a fun way to teach math in November.

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Thanksgiving Turkey Craft Ideas

Can you stand the cuteness of these turkey craft ideas?

Make a Tootsie Pop Turkey and bring a little sweetness to Thanksgiving!

Transform leaevs into a turkey with the Leaf Turkey Craft

Making a Coffee Filter Turkey makes such a fun decoration!

If you have extra bottle caps, why not make a Bottle Cap Turkey

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Turkey Art Projects

Get arty with your turkey crafts! These crafts may be a bit messier, but they are tons of fun for kids!

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The Thankful Turkey Book mixes crafts with thankfulness!

This Colorful Paper Plate Turkey is definitely fridge-worthy.

Little kids will have a blast decorating this Fine Motor Turkey

The Pattern Block Turkey shows kids how to make patterns!

Turkey Crafts for Preschoolers

Preschoolers and young kids will love these turkey crafts. These crafts are suited for little hands and not as messy as some!

turkey crafts for kids

Sometimes a Simple Paper Turkey is all you need! 

This Clothespin Turkey is a fun way for kids to use their hands during art.

Make this Pom Pom Turkey and have a craft you can display for years!

The Soda Tab Turkey is such a clever twist on a turkey craft.

Turkey Projects for Kids

Even more turkey craft ideas! Simple and effective and tons of fun to make, even for kids who don’t always love crafts.

If you have any corks around, try these Wine Cork Turkeys

Every kid would love to eat Candy Turkeys!

The Paper Towel Roll Turkey is too cute!

Have fun making these adorable turkey creations this year! Your kids (and most likely you as well) will have a blast making these!

If you make any of these, we’d love to see pictures!

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