Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we want to help you get ready for the holiday with some great crafts. Today, we’re sharing our picks for the top five easy Thanksgiving crafts to enjoy with your family this weekend.

 Learn how to dress up a simple burlap banner for a simple fall/harvest look

via Snap Creativity

Banners are a great way to add some personality to any room, so don’t feel restricted to the living room mantle. Take the holidays into your bathroom, bedroom, or kitchen, but be careful to stay away from any unnecessary fire hazards. Try this harvest banner idea, or make one inspired by nature with pinecones, and hang the holiday all over your house!

The Thankful Tree

via Simply Vintage Girl

There is so much to be thankful for, and Thanksgiving gives us the opportunity to verbalize those thanks more than we often do. Why not give your thanks a visual touch with this Thankful Tree? Have your kid(s) fill in one ornament a day.

Top 10 DIY Thanksgiving Wreaths

via Top Inspired

The doorway to your home is the initial impression your guests have upon their arrival, and you want it to be a good one, right? Make sure to greet your guests with a fun, festive impression by creating one of these Top 10 DIY Thanksgiving Wreaths. This turkey wreath is an easy, almost no mess, DIY Thanksgiving craft to do with your kids.

popsicle-stick-scarecrow-magnet

via This Girl’s Life Blog

If you’re anything like me, your refrigerator is filled with pictures, reminders, and an assortment of magnets. Give one of those magnets a celebratory touch by making this Popsicle Stick Scarecrow Magnet. Such a cute craft for kids!

Make your own DIY Pumpkin Spice Soap in less than ten minutes

via Happiness Homemade

You know that pumpkin pie spice you bought for baking but still have more than half left? You can use the rest of it by making Pumpkin Spice Soap—a fun, sensory Thanksgiving craft you can do with your kids.

Share your Thanksgiving crafts, and all of the other things you’re trying this weekend, in the comments below or on social media by tagging @K12Learn on Twitter and Instagram.


Featured Image Credit –Lindsey Turner / CC by 2.0

 

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