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Thanksgiving Fun

Crafts, Coloring Pages, Games, More!


Pilgrims at Home Picture

Plimoth Plantation recreates the home life of the Pilgrims.

© 1999 Kim Knox Beckius
Will your Thanksgiving travels take you and the family to New England this year? Or are you simply looking for some fun, educational and artistic Thanksgiving activities that you can share with your children at home? You've come to the right place!

Here are Thanksgiving crafts, coloring pages, learning activities, games and travel ideas for families.

Thanksgiving Puzzles
When you assemble the pieces of these online puzzles, you'll be left with photographic images of Thanksgiving and its origins here in New England. Play with them while you're waiting for the turkey to cook or as a pleasant distraction from work.

Fall Projects for Kids
Encourage kids to get crafty with autumn leaves and apples this Thanksgiving, and you can use their creations to add to your holiday decor.

Thanksgiving Trivia Quiz
If you are a fan of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire," you'll gobble up this Thanksgiving-themed challenge. Do you have the gizzards to be a Top Turkey?

Free Thanksgiving Coloring Pages
Keep the kids amused on your Thanksgiving car trip or teach them a bit about the history behind the Thanksgiving holiday with my collection of free Thanksgiving coloring pages featuring Pilgrims, Indians and the Mayflower.

The Most Colorful Turkeys You've Ever Seen
Plan a fun family outing to Gozzi's Turkey Farm in Connecticut, where the turkeys are DayGlo shades of pink, green and orange! If you don't believe me, take a gander at this photo tour.

Thanksgiving History
These links will help you learn more about the origins of the Thanksgiving celebration and all of its accompanying lore and tradition.

More Thanksgiving Fun!
About.com Guides share fun ideas for celebrating the holiday--free coloring pages, games, trivia, humor, more.

More New England Thanksgiving Resources

Thanksgiving Cornucopia
New England Thanksgiving Travel Planner
Thanksgiving History
New England Thanksgiving Recipes

All About Thanksgiving

Today's Thanksgiving Features
Thanksgiving Fun & Games
Holiday Survival
Food & Recipes
Home & Crafts
Learn About Thanksgiving

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