6 Free Printable Thanksgiving Cards to Color For Kids

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Thanksgiving will be here before we know it, this year why not make it even more special with these free printable Thanksgiving cards to color?

The kids can use them to write why they are thankful this year and give them to parents, friends, and family.

There are six different greeting cards to choose from and they are a great way to show gratitude.

Inside each of the cards is left blank for the child’s own message.

Let’s embrace the season and spread joy with these Thanksgiving activities for kids.

Thanksgiving Coloring Cards

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Thanksgiving Cards to Color

Encourage the kids to send a card this Thanksgiving to show their gratitude to someone they love.

Supplies needed to make the Thanksgiving cards:

  • cardstock just makes the cards more sturdy
  • coloring pens these are the ones we use for all of our coloring pages
  • Envelopes, these A9 ones will fit the cards perfectly.

How to make Thanksgiving cards at home:

These Thanksgiving printable cards to color are free to print but are for personal use and classroom use only. Scroll to the bottom of the post and add your email address to get the pdf file.

Print out the Thanksgiving coloring cards below. There are six different images and will print on 6 pages. Make sure to check your spam folder if you don’t see it in your emails within 5 minutes.

You can of course print this on normal printer paper, but with all of our crafts, they always look better on cardstock.

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On one side you will see the front of the card image and on the reverse side of each card, there is a Happy Thanksgiving message as you can see below.

happy thanksgiving

Each card is blank inside so you can write your own heartfelt message.

If you are looking for inspiration on what to write these gratitude journal prompts for kids will definitely help.

Printable Thanksgiving cards to choose from

There are six different coloring Thanksgiving cards you can choose from.


  • 2 Thanksgiving bears
  • Thanksgiving animal friends
Coloring Thanksgiving cards
  • A pumpkin with 2 fall trees
  • Thanksgiving images
Thanksgiving coloring cards
  • Turkeys to color in
  • 2 Thanksgiving animal friends (the owl and the pussy cat is one of our favorite books!)
free printable Thanksgiving cards to color

Other Thanksgiving activities

I know Thanksgiving isn’t a gift-giving holiday, however, I would never turn up to someone’s house and not give the kids a little something too. These are my favorite Thanksgiving gifts for kids that they will love.

thanksgiving activity bundle


Download the free printable Thanksgiving coloring cards

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our free printables for kids work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

Last Updated on 5 September 2023 by homeschoolof1

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