Simple Paper Bag Pilgrim  Craft

[FREE Template]

This paper bag pilgrim craft is the perfect Thanksgiving project for the kids to do! It’s a great preschool Thanksgiving craft that’s fun to make too.


– Brown paper bags – Colored cardstock or   construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Pilgrim puppet template   (download form located at   the end of this post)


1. Download the pilgrim template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

2. Assemble the head by gluing the ears on either side of the paper bag flap. Next glue the face on top of the flap.

3. Create the mouth by gluing the tongue to the mouth and trimming off any excess paper.

5. Glue the hair above the eyes, then glue the neck on the main piece of the paper bag, just below the head.

4. Place the eyes slightly above the mouth and glue in place.

6. Position the black body on the main part of the paper bag and glue it slightly overtop the neck piece

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