When you are entertaining a large group of extended family or friends the "kids table" often comes into play. As much as we love to share a meal with the little ones, there are times when we just can't squeeze everyone around one table. If you do need to add a children's table this Thanksgiving why not make it fun? Here are some great ideas for creating a kids table that will guarantee that the kids will be happy and help to keep them occupied.

Let children create their own tablecloth with s Kraft Paper table runner and cups filled with crayons.

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These charming finger puppets will encourage conversation and creativity.

Click here for directions.

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The Mayflower centerpiece and tiny boat favors will provide a quick history lesson and an opportunity for play.

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Do you have any creative ideas for setting the Thanksgiving kid's table? Leave a comment and let us know.