Toilet Paper Roll Turkey Craft Could be a cute way to have kids make a centerpiece to take home. They could write who/what they're thankful of on the tail feathers and then send some blank feathers home for lived ones to fill out and add to the turkey. Maybe parents could write feathers and send them in to school and students could add them before taking it home.
Paper Jack-O-Lantern - just need construction paper, yarn, paper fasteners (brads), and a pushpin to make the initial holes. A teacher added a curly green vine by winding a green "chenille stem" (i.e. pipe cleaner) around a pencil and wrapping that around the yarn at the top.