You know how we love to piece together simple shapes like circles, triangles and rectangles to create something new! This simple shapes turkey is a fun craft for young children learning shapes. Start by sorting the shapes and then move on to making the turkey!

Start with:

  • Cardboard
  • Paint
  • Paintbrushes
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Create it!

Step 1: Cut cardboard into triangles and different sized circles.

Step 2: Paint the triangles for feathers and the circles for the body of the turkey. Allow to dry.

Step 3: Glue a smaller circle on top of a larger circle for the turkey body.

Step 4: Glue the triangles behind the turkey body for feathers.

Step 5: Add a beak and wattle from painted cardboard.

So fun that just two simple shapes can create a turkey!