6 Thanksgiving crafts to make with your kids

Photo by: meetthedubiens.blogspot.com
Handprint Turkeys!-
Who can resist the cuteness of Handprint Turkeys. You can turn these into cards or even place mats. (Just remember to save one!) And as blogger ... more 
Photo by: meetthedubiens.blogspot.com
Handprint Turkeys!-
Who can resist the cuteness of Handprint Turkeys. You can turn these into cards or even place mats. (Just remember to save one!) And as blogger Meet the Dubiens points out, it's a fantastic way to remember how small your child's hands were over time. (Sigh). less 
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Sun, Jan 22, 2012 11:32 PM EST
Halloween wasn't even 24 hours behind us when my youngest son started asking about Thanksgiving. His excitement for the day stems from knowing we'll be celebrating with two of his favorite people, his grandparents. That, and the fact that the day will involve assembling a train set.



But me? I'm using his newfound love of Thanksgiving as an opportunity to teach him about gratitude.



And make crafts.



If you're kids are in a crafty mood and want to create art for Thanksgiving Day, check out these adorable -- and easy -- projects for kids (some adult assistance required).