DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Thanksgiving Turkey Paper Craft
This is a simple cut and paste paper craft good "just for fun",
a thanksgiving theme, or a farm theme made from a basic egg shape.
- something to colour with if using the B&W version,
- glue, and
- You can use brass tacks ("brads") instead of glue to attach the wings if you
want them to be moveable.
- Print out the template of choice.
- Colour (where appropriate) and cut out the template pieces.
- Glue the turkey together in the following order:
- glue the feet onto the egg shaped body
- glue the eyes onto the body
- glue the wattle under the beak
- glue the beak onto the body
- glue the wings onto the body.
- glue the tail feathers behind the body
- See picture on the template for further help
- Close the template window after printing to return to this screen.
- Set page margins to zero if you have trouble fitting the template on one page (FILE, PAGE SETUP or FILE, PRINTER SETUP in most browsers).
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