Here's a growing collection of fun and easy Halloween crafts and creative activities that your kids will love to make!
Creepy Crawly Spiders
Supplies: black construction paper, cotton balls or cotton stuffing,
black pipe cleaners, small bowl or saucer, and a stapler.
Directions: Using black construction paper, trace around
a small bowl or saucer. (Cut out two circles per spider.) Place stuffing or cotton balls on first circle. Lay second circle
on top of cotton stuffing and staple half-way around. Insert 3-4” pipe cleaners on each side, then staple the second
half of the circles together. Bend pipe cleaners to make the “legs” of the spider.
Supplies: acorns, orange paint, and green paint
Directions: Lay acorns on a sheet of newspaper. Paint
the bottom of the acorns with orange paint. After the orange paint dries, paint the top of the acorns green (for the stem
of the pumpkin). Allow to dry thoroughly.
Supplies: ice cream bucket, construction paper, markers,
crayons, glue, glitter (any craft supplies)
Directions: Use construction paper to draw ghosts, pumpkins,
scarecrows, etc. Cut out your decorations and glue them to the outside of an ice cream bucket.
Trick-or-Treat Goody Bags
Supplies: small brown paper bags, Halloween
stickers, markers, treats (candy, pencils, erasers,
Directions: Decorate paper bags in
Halloween themes using your art supplies. Put treats inside bags. Fold the top of the bag down and tape shut with a Halloween
Here's a super cute Halloween ghost saying
"BOO!" -- but who could
actually be afraid of THIS sweet and friendly little ghoul!?!