129 Best Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders

Over 120 Best Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders (Upper Elementary, Age 8 to 12).

In order to make this thanksgiving truly memorable for your 5th graders, explore this extensive list of ideas that cater to their age group:

Best Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders

  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed craft.
  • Write a Thanksgiving poem.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed scavenger hunt.
  • Make a gratitude jar and fill it with thankful notes.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed diorama.
  • Decorate mini pumpkins.
  • Write a letter to a family member expressing gratitude.
  • Design a Thanksgiving-themed bookmark.
  • Create a thankful tree with colorful leaves.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving play or skit.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed puzzle.
  • Design and create Thanksgiving-themed greeting cards.
  • Write a short story about a Thanksgiving adventure.
  • Decorate a Thanksgiving-themed wreath.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed crossword puzzle.
  • Make a list of things you’re thankful for and share with the class.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed board game.
  • Draw a Thanksgiving-themed comic strip.
  • Write and perform a Thanksgiving song.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed trivia game.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed scrapbook.
  • Design a Thanksgiving-themed poster.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed acrostic poem.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed mobile.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word search.
  • Design and decorate a Thanksgiving-themed bookmark.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed short play.
  • Make a list of acts of kindness to do over Thanksgiving break.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed collage.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed haiku.

Thanksgiving Activities for Upper Elementary

  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for the class.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed comic book.
  • Write and illustrate a Thanksgiving-themed ABC book.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed math activity.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed mad lib.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed riddle for classmates to solve.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed memory game.
  • Design a Thanksgiving-themed trading card.
  • Write and illustrate a Thanksgiving-themed storybook.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling bee.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed jigsaw puzzle.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed limerick.
  • Design and create Thanksgiving-themed trading cards.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed memory jar.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed letter to a soldier.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed science experiment.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed puppet show.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for the library.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed news article.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word ladder.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed joke book.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed debate.
  • Design and create Thanksgiving-themed stickers.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of historical events.
  • Write and perform a Thanksgiving-themed rap.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed comic strip series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local bookstore.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed persuasive essay.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of your life.

39 Engaging Thanksgiving Activities

  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling relay.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed crossword puzzle for the school newspaper.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a nursing home.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed speech.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of the future.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word search for a younger grade.
  • Design and create Thanksgiving-themed postcards.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed fairy tale.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling challenge.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of world events.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word scramble.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed song parody.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local community center.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of space exploration.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling competition.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word association game.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed persuasive letter to the principal.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local library.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of environmental milestones.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling showdown.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word building challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed historical fiction story.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a hospital.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of technological advancements.
  • Organize a Thanksgiving-themed spelling face-off.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word guessing game.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed mystery story.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a senior center.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of cultural achievements.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word matching game.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed adventure story.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local business.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of scientific discoveries.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word memory game.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed fantasy story.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a youth center.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of artistic accomplishments.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word association challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed science fiction story.

Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders

  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a charity.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of educational milestones.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word ladder challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed poetry collection.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a daycare center.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of historical leaders.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word building competition.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed mystery series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a community organization.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of technological innovations.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word guessing challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed fairy tale series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local park.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of cultural influencers.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word matching challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed adventure series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a school library.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of scientific pioneers.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word memory challenge.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed fantasy series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a children’s hospital.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of artistic visionaries.
  • Create a Thanksgiving-themed word association competition.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed science fiction series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a senior living community.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of educational reformers.
  • Write a Thanksgiving-themed poetry series.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a local shelter.
  • Make a Thanksgiving-themed timeline of historical figures.
  • Design and decorate Thanksgiving-themed bookmarks for a community center.

 

Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders
Thanksgiving Ideas for 5th Graders

 

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