Create Your Tree of Thankfulness
Brown construction paper or cardboard for the tree trunk and branches
Colored construction paper for leaves
Glue or tape
Marker or pen
1. Create the Tree: Cut out a tree trunk and branches from the brown construction paper or cardboard. Attach them to a wall or a poster board, creating a tree-like structure.
2. Cut Out Leaves: Cut out leaf shapes from the colored construction paper. You can use various autumn colors like red, orange, and yellow.
3. Express Your Thanks: Encourage each family member to write something they are thankful for on a leaf. It could be a person, a thing, a memory, or anything that brings them joy and gratitude.
4. Attach the Leaves: Use tape or glue to attach the leaves to the tree branches. Arrange them in a way that makes the tree come alive with color and thanks.
5. Share and Reflect: Gather around the Tree of Thankfulness and take turns sharing what you've written on your leaves. Reflect on why you're thankful for these things.
Gratitude Leaf Template
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tree trunk template
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