Learn and Play: 18 Thanksgiving Games for Kids + Crafts for Thanksgiving History

By: Emily Timmons, Editor for

Learn and Play: 18 Thanksgiving Games for Kids + Crafts for Thanksgiving HistoryKeeping kids busy during Thanksgiving can be tough, especially when you're running in and out of the kitchen trying to prepare dinner. You're trying to baste the turkey, discuss Pilgrims and Native Americans at the first Thanksgiving, make the stuffing, and clean the house all at once. If you need to tackle your to-do list, try setting your kids up with some Thanksgiving activities or games. Thanksgiving games for kids are a great way to entertain your kids while you get ready for the Thanksgiving festivities. Your kids will love crafting these awesome Thanksgiving activities just as much as they will love playing them. They can even craft their way through the past by making a few Thanksgiving history crafts to set up on the table.


This list of 18 Thanksgiving Games for Kids and Crafts for Thanksgiving History is your best guide to keeping little ones both entertained and interested in Thanksgiving from start to finish. This list includes active Thanksgiving games for kids, brain-bending activities, and more all in one place. From word games to Thanksgiving family games to Thanksgiving crafts for kids, you'll find a lot to be thankful for when you check out this list of Thanksgiving craft ideas.


Learn and Play: 18 Thanksgiving Games for Kids + Crafts for Thanksgiving History Table of Contents

Thanksgiving Games for Kids
Thanksgiving Activities for Kids
Crafts for Thanksgiving History


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Thanksgiving Games for Kids

Thrifty Thanksgiving Table Boat RaceDuring Thanksgiving, you spend a lot of time with your family. Why not try some Thanksgiving family games? From turkeys to table games, these Thanksgiving games for kids are so much fun that they might become a new Thanksgiving tradition in your house. These creative Thanksgiving ideas are great for the whole family, especially if you need to get up and moving after your delicious dinner.


Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

Thanksgiving Dinner Boredom BustersIs your tummy rumbling yet? Keep your mind off the turkey and train your brain with these fun Thanksgiving activities for kids. Whether it's Thanksgiving trivia, coloring projects, or a wacky word game, these Thanksgiving games for kids will entertain for hours. Even the youngest family members can find a way to play with these Thanksgiving crafts for kids.


Crafts for Thanksgiving History

Kid Made Mayflower BasketTeach your kids about the origin of Thanksgiving with these educational crafts for kids. These Thanksgiving ideas are both informative and decorative, so your kids can put their own spin on these fun Thanksgiving crafts for kids while they learn. Kids can make anything from the Mayflower to a maize card. They might even be able to recreate the First Thanksgiving with their new projects if they make every one of these Thanksgiving crafts for kids.



19 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

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