In American History, Thanksgiving Day is when Americans celebrate the day in which the Pilgrims met the helpful Native Americans (Indians) who gave them food, showed them how to tend to the land and prepare for the winter.
When studying about Native American Indians, children love making Indian art and craft projects. Example of crafts included in this roundup of 13 Easy Native American Crafts for Kids are Native American Headbands, Native American Drums, Native American Tepees, Native American Handprints, Native American Totem Poles, and Native American Dream Catchers.
These crafts will not only keep little ones busy but will also help them learn about the rich culture of the Native American tribes.
13 Easy Native American Crafts for Kids
These handprints can be a messy craft, but it’s simple and fun for kids! Create your own Native Americans this way!
Make some music with this simple drum craft! The kids will love being able to color their own drums and play with them all afternoon.
Another fun piece to create and learn about Native Americans while doing so. These simple necklaces are easy to make, even with little ones.
Use construction paper to help the kids create their own teepee homes. Teach them about one of the ways in which Native Americans lived while you make them!