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Activities 1 & 2 > Visit lesson plans and resources for > What is a turkey? and What is Thanksgiving?
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Activity 3 > Maple Leaf Turkey Craft
This is a very simple craft for young children to introduce a very special animal, the turkey.
Printing, assembly and decoration suggestions:
Note: The body template (circle) can be glued to a CD.
Option 1: Print all color templates, cut and assemble. Fold beak and place glue where indicated.
Option 2: Print all black & white templates and:
Children can color and cut out template pieces (assist when needed). Fold beak and place glue where indicated.
Option 3: Cut out template pieces and trace, onto different colors craft paper (older children may be able to this step themselves) - use autumn color if the activity is seasonal or,
Other ideas for decorating the craft:
Older children (ages 4.5+) need more challenge to make the process more interesting and explore other art techniques:
Variations of the craft >
Letter & Numbers: Color-by-the-Number or Color-by the
Maple Leaf Turkey Craft
1 and 2
Black & White
1 and 2
Alphabet Printable Activities
L is for Leaf
T is for Turkey
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