Kids Craft: How to Make Colorful Glove Turkey

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I've seen so many fun turkey crafts for Thanksgiving. Today, I'm sharing a kids craft that is great for toddlers and elementary aged kids to help them work on counting and sorting colors.

Fruit Loop glove turkey

How to Make a Colorful Glove Turkey


  • Latex glove
  • Froot Loops
  • Cheerios
  • Red felt and orange paper for facial embellishments (pre-cut)
  • Googly eyes
  • Glue (not pictured)
  • Hole punch (not pictured)
  • Scissors (not pictured)

Latex glove, Froot Loops, Cheerios, and felt pieces


1. Sort the Froot Loops by color.

Froot Loops separated into colors

2. Fill each finger of the glove with different colors of Froot Loops.

Latex glove fingers filled with different colors of Froot Loops

Latex glove fingers filled with different colors of Froot Loops

3. Fill palm of glove with Cheerios.

Latex glove with Froot Loop fingers and Cheerios palm

4. Tie knot in bottom of glove.

Wrist of latex glve tied in knot

5. Glue facial embellishments to front of glove.

Red felt glued on latex glove with Cheerios inside

Turkey face glued on a latex glove filled with cereal

6. Using pre-cut 2" scalloped circle for feet, punch hole in center and cut slit from hole to edge (half circle). Cut triangle piece from circle on opposite side of slit.

Orange piece of paper cut in the shape of turkey feet

7. Slide feet piece onto bottom of glove (hole in center fits over knot).

Use the cute turkey as a decoration or save for a quick snack later!

Finished latex glove and cereal Thanksgiving turkey craft

The colorful glove turkey would make a great kitchen project at Preschool or would be fun place settings at a kids' Thanksgiving table.

What are some fun and simple crafts you like to do with your kids around Thanksgiving?

cropped-headshot-1 Hi, I'm Heather. I'm a blogger, creator, Pre-K teacher, mommy, and wife. Here you'll find me blogging my way through fun kids crafts, creative snack ideas, family activities, and my love for glitter! I live in Arizona with my sassy four year old daughter and super amazing husband. Visit me at

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