Help little ones explore gratitude this Thanksgiving with this cornucopia blessings craft in your church nursery.
What You’ll Need:
You’ll need a paper grocery bag. Twist the bottom half of the bag to make the horn of a cornucopia. Then tuck in the open edges and round it out to finish your cornucopia shape.
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What to Do:
Fill it with toys that suggest things kids can be thankful for, such as dolls to represent people, toy food, toy animals, and so on.
What to Say:
Let children take turns pulling out something from the cornucopia blessings craft as you say, “Thank you, God, for _____.”
Ask older toddlers to be more specific. For example, if a child pulls out a doll, you could say, “Thank you, God, for people!” and then ask the child to name a person he or she is thankful for.
Allow children to each hold the Cornucopia of Blessings Craft as you help them pray.
Also check out these 22 Thanksgiving ideas for Sunday school!