If you are looking to teach your littles about shapes in a fun way, you are in the right place!
We themed ours for November and a fun turkey preschool theme.
This was a very easy and simple craft turkey shapes craft!
I think it can be made very easily and probably right now with a few homemade items you may have at home already!
I’ll be sharing below exactly how I put this simple shape crafts turkey activity together and how you can too!
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Scissors (adult use only)
Can you believe that that is all you will need?
Preschool Turkey Craft
This shape turkey was a very simple and easy set up.
Preschool cut out shapes are very easy to make and can be made with none other than construction paper.
Yes, that is right.
I only used construction paper for this simple preschool turkey theme craft with shapes activity.
Here are the steps I took to put this simple turkey template together:
Think about what shapes you can use to create a simple turkey out of construction paper.
For example: I thought of rectangle for the legs. I also thought of triangle for the beak..
A turkey can be made out of shapes with construction paper (no doubt.)
Then, your LO can either glue the pieces together or not. They can just place them together without glue.
What other fun shape ideas can you think of to create this simple shape turkey craft?
Here are the shapes I made for the tukey pieces:
Circle – Head, Eyes and Body of Turkey
Rectangle – Legs
Triangle – Beak
Diamond – Feathers
Semi-Circle – Wings
Oval – Turkey girdle
These simple shape crafts for toddlers are lots and lots of fun and perfect for kids for learning about shapes with a fun craft.
Related: Here is another fun shape craft we made that was lots of fun!
Preschool Turkey Template
Can you think of any other fun Thanksgiving ideas you can try for learning about shapes?
Here are some ideas I can think of off the top of my head:
Turkey Counting Activity with this turkey shape craft
Learn about colors with this simple turkey template shapes craft activity
Talk about the different shapes and their colors and create patterns with them.
Add a certain amount of one item to a certain amount of the other item.
For example: 6 feathers plus 2 eyes equals how many?
This is wonderful practice for Kindergarteners.
Are there any other fun ways you can think about learning through play with this simple turkey template shapes craft idea?
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