Thanksgiving is a great holiday for kids.
There are so many great opportunities to celebrate kids’ creativity, have fun, and get the kids learning!
One way to bring the learning into Thanksgiving is with these turkey worksheets.
These printables will help kids learn the letter T, work on handwriting, and learn about the parts of a turkey!
It’s perfect for home or classroom use because kids will have fun while learning at the same time.
It’s also a great Thanksgiving themed activity to do before the big day next week!
Download it today and be sure to check out all of our turkey activities for kids for even more ideas.
Educational Turkey Printables
Inside this freebie set, we’ve included 3 worksheets that include:
- Label a turkey printable
- T is for turkey handwriting practice
- Tt letter maze
These worksheets are ideal for preschool and kindergarten children learning at home or in the classroom!
And there’s no prepping required! Just download, print, and give to the kiddos!
Label A Turkey Worksheet
This one is probably our favorite of all three! First of all, it’s just so cute.
Secondly, it is such a great learning tool. Not only can you discuss with kids the parts of a turkey, but they’ll also be working on fine motor skills and scissor skills!
Turky Handwriting Page
Make handwriting practice fun with this festive worksheet. Kids can practice how to spell the word turkey, plus work on writing uppercase and lowercase T’s.
T Letter Maze
Kids love letter mazes. All of a sudden, learning and recognizing uppercase and lowercase letters becomes fun!
We’ve made an entire set of alphabet letter mazes, but this one fits in perfectly for Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving Unit For Kids
Don’t stop the Thanksgiving fun and learning here! If you want to create a Thanksgiving unit for kids, keep reading below for our favorite ideas.
Reading out loud to kids is so beneficial for their development. It helps them foster a love of books. It also helps kids improve their imagination and problem-solving skills. Because of this, we love adding books to the beginning of every new theme!
Below are some of the top Thanksgiving books for kids!
Turkey Trouble – If you’ve never read this book, you have to add it to your holiday collection! It’s so cute and fun and kids just love it! Follow the turkey around the farm as he disguises himself as different animals so the farmer doesn’t catch him for Thanksgiving dinner!
How To Catch A Turkey – Kids who love the How To Catch books will want to see all the crazy contraptions kids make to try to catch a turkey loose at the school!
Pete The Cat: The First Thanksgiving -Every Pete the Cat book is fantastic, but this one takes it up a notch with flaps for the kids to open. It’s a great way to get the kids excited about reading and Thanksgiving!
When children make something on their own using their hands, it is a great way for them to develop their fine motor skills. It also gives them the opportunity to exercise their creativity and can help reduce stress! Plus, it’s just plain fun! Add in some crafts with our favorite Thanksgiving ones below.
This pilgrim craft for preschoolers is a fun paper craft that will allow kids to learn about the first Thanksgiving!
Need an easy craft that’s super cute? If so, this acorn craft for kids is it! All you need is some paper, pipe cleaners, and our free template to make one with your kids or students.
This turkey handprint craft is a classic Thanksgiving activity! If there’s one craft you can’t miss this year, this is the one. Save it for later so you don’t forget.
We also love this paper plate turkey craft! It’s easy to make and allows kids to cut, glue, and paint!
Kids will love finding all the objects on these Thanksgiving I Spy printables. This is an activity that you can do at home or in the classroom – just print out these free pages and let them have fun hunting down all of the Thanksgiving-related items!
These Thanksgiving pattern block mats are a no-prep activity that will help kids learn shapes, patterns, and colors. It’s an easy way to introduce them to math as well! Simply print out the mats and have your child place the pattern blocks on the correct spots for this fun, hands-on lesson.
This fall play dough kit is perfect for open-ended play. It comes with lots of little trinkets to use and promotes creativity and imagination while helping with fine motor skills. If you’re looking for a fun activity that will get your kids excited about Thanksgiving then this is just what you need!