The Boy's Store Blog — Thanksgiving

Kids at the Thanksgiving Table: Coloring Pages and Games

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Kids at the Thanksgiving Table: Coloring Pages and Games

We sit together as a family for the holidays. We used to do a kids' table but now we just let the kids sit with us at the Thanksgiving table. To keep them busy we try to have little activities at the table. We keep Mad Libs, coloring pages, and we all play ice-breaker games together. This year our kids are really into Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang, so we tried to incorporate them into our ideas this year. We found some great coloring pages at Holidappy. We found some fun Mad Libs from Country Living. What do you...

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Getting in the Spirit: Thanksgiving is more than just pie!

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Getting in the Spirit: Thanksgiving is more than just pie!

Thanksgiving is one of those taken-for-granted holidays and as well as getting in the spirit for it. It falls right between Halloween and Christmas, which let's face it most kids love. It can be hard to get kids in the Thanksgiving spirit. Every year my kids learn about the first Thanksgiving. We read the book If You Were a Kid at the First Thanksgiving. And we discuss what it might have been like at that time. Then we discuss how we can make people in our lives now feel as thankful and included as everyone at the first Thanksgiving did. This...

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