Last week we shared with you some fabulous 3d Turkey Printables – that work well as table place cards, party hats OR as a simple paper toy at Thanksgiving.. this week.. we have yet another great Paper Toy for Thanksgiving: the Thanksgiving Turkey Cootie Catcher! Oh yes, how we love a bit of basic origami all year round, especially when there is a Free Printable to go with it. This is another great printable brought to you in collaboration with MrsMactivity a great printable resource site for parents and teachers!
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Printable Thanksgiving Turkey Cootie Catcher – Materials
- Paper for printing
- Your free printables
- Coloring pens (if chosing the turkey coloring pages)
- Pens for writing thankful messages
- Glue stick (for turkey’s accessories)
How to make a Turkey Cootie Catcher with printable
If you need visual step by step instructions for how to make a Cootie Catcher – do hop over to our dedicated post showing you how to make this origami basic!
For the turkey cootie catcher version – you will need to make the same basic Cootie Catcher. Then cut out the Turkey’s wattle and plume and glue those on.
If you are using the turkey coloring pages version – this makes for a great activity to keep the kids busy at thanksgiving, whilst you finalise preparations or have a relaxing drink with friends and family!
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