This I am Thankful Turkey Spinners Craftivity is such a fun Thanksgiving craft for kids. And what’s more, they’re super easy to make with the printable turkey craft template!
This is a lovely Thanksgiving craft where kids can have fun and be creative, while also thinking about the things they are thankful for.
“I am thankful” turkeys are a great way for kids to express their gratitude during the holiday season. Thanks to these cute Turkey Spinners, expressing their gratitude has never been more cute or fun!
Kids will have great fun decorating their turkey spinners. On the turkey’s tummy, there 4 spaces for them to write or draw a picture of what they are thankful for. Then when they turn the spinner they can make a different picture show up on the turkey’s tummy.
You’ll see in the photo above that the turkey spinners craft template comes with two different turkey designs. The one on the left has a scalloped tail and feet. The one on the right has been simplified for easier cutting. It has a rounded tail and no feet.
Both turkey spinner designs come in large and small. The large is printed on two sheets and the small is printed on just one.
Each turkey design also comes with a plain option without text, so that you can add your own wording if you prefer.
This Thanksgiving thankful craft is a great opportunity for kids to think about all the things they are grateful for and to express their thoughts in a fun and creative way.
Scroll down to see how to make your own fun Thanksgiving spinners and to get your template from our shop.
Turkey Spinner – Thanksgiving Thankful Craft
- Printable I am Thankful For Turkey Spinner Template (<- Click to get it from our shop or TPT store)
- Printer Cardstock
- Hole Puncher
- Split Pin/Brad
- Colouring Pens, Pencils etc
How to make a Turkey Thanksgiving Spinner
1 – Print the template and colour it in. There are four spaces on the spinner where you can write or draw things you are thankful for.
2 – Cut out the turkey and spinner.
3 – Use a hole puncher to make a hole in the middle of the turkey.
4 – Carefully use a pencil to make a small hole in the middle of the spinner.
5 – Place the spinner behind the turkey and join the two together with a split pin through the middle.
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