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Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat Craft

This is a great activity for kids of all ages. Making this paper Thanksgiving pilgrim hat will get kids into the holiday spirit and allow them to pretend to be a pilgrim. This Thanksgiving craft is a simple and fun one that can be used in an educational context.

What you'll need:

  • White poster board or light-weight cardboard
  • Construction paper: Black, yellow, gray
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Glue
How to make your Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat Craft
  1. Cut a headband out of poster board that is slightly larger than your child's head.
  2. Cut a hat shape out of black construction paper.
  3. Cut a strip 1 1/2" wide out of gray construction paper and glue to the hat as shown. Trim the edges off to match the angle of the hat.
  4. Cut a square out of yellow construction paper that is 2 1/2" X 2 1/2" inches. Cut the center out of the square and discard. Glue the remainder of the square over the gray strip.
  5. Glue or tape the finished hat to the headband.
  6. Tape the headband to fit around the child's head and trim off any excess poster board.

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