Thankful Tree

  • Construction paper (orange, red, yellow, brown, and other earth tones)
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue


Approximately 1 hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Trace hand on different colors of construction paper for the leaves.
  2. Cut out handprints.
  3. Cut out a tree trunk from brown approximately 3 by 6.
  4. Write what each is thankful for on each of the handprints.
  5. Attach handprint leaves to the tree.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013