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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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I AIN’T NO TURKEY

I so wanted to use that title for the project but didn’t think it would look too good in school.  So now I can’t resist.  This is a 5th Grade project that had hilarious results.  I don’t have a picture … Continue reading

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PUMPKINS

All elementary kids love using oil pastels and this 3rd Grade group is getting very good at shading with them.  We make the pumpkins separate and then glue them on the black background.  We use oil pastels, scissors, glue sticks, … 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 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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