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PRAYING HANDS

This is a nice Thanksgiving mobile.  I have used the words, Faith, Family, Friends and Freedom on the hands, but there are many other words to express special thoughts.  What better way of showing thanks than with praying hands.  This … Continue reading

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PERKY THE TURKEY

We want to start early decorating for Thanksgiving because as soon as Thanksgiving is over it means we can decorate for Christmas.  Here is a turkey project to get you in the Thanksgiving mood.  A wire coat hanger is the … Continue reading

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HEADBAND

Isn’t this cute.  Imagine a whole classroom full of these little turkeys.  If time permits, use the handprints of the kids for the feathers.  I have included a pattern for handprints if you want to have them printed out before … Continue reading

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TURKEY SNACK HOLDER

This is a timely and useful centerpiece for Thanksgiving.  It’s perfect for holding nuts and mints or any other snack that makes a holiday complete.  For patterns and directions to make this “Turkey Centerpiece,” look in the Thanksgiving Projects Gallery  in … Continue reading

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TURKEY IN GLITTER

This sparkly turkey is a bright and fun project for the 2nd grade class.  It’s a good opportunity for them to practice cutting—we stress that they cut directly on the outside of the black lines.  And of course using white … Continue reading

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TURKEY NAPKIN HOLDER

This little turkey is a very easy project that can be used as a napkin holder or in a centerpiece with autumn leaves and pine cones.  I used 12″ x 12″ pieces of colored tissue paper for the centerpiece.  I … Continue reading

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