Hanging Bat Craft for Kids with Bat Wing Template

Here’s a simple hanging bat craft for kids using empty toilet paper rolls. These adorable cardboard tube bats are a great way for kids to help decorate for fall or Halloween. They also make a great activity to go with the children’s book, Stellaluna! (Free bat wing template is provided.) Follow our Fall Crafts and Learning for […]

Storybook Character Pumpkins: Possum Magic by Mem Fox

We were inspired by one of our favorite Mem Fox books, Possum Magic, to create these storybook character pumpkins of Hush and Grandma Poss for Halloween! This post contains affiliate links. Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     When Lucy found out her next school project was to decorate pumpkins based on a storybook […]

Pom Pom Spider Craft for Kids for Halloween

This cute pom pom spider craft is perfect for Halloween! This simple craft for kids would make a great activity for a classroom Halloween party and would also be a fun activity to do together as a family to decorate for Halloween! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     The kids and I have […]

Black and White Halloween Playdough Activity

Here’s an easy sensory Halloween activity for kids that would be perfect for a Halloween party- a simple invitation to create with the colors black and white. This post also includes our black playdough recipe. Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     *This post was originally published on September 9, 2014 and has since been updated. […]

Positive and Negative Space Paper Jack-O-Lantern Craft

One of my favorite Halloween crafts for kids when I was a classroom teacher was this jack-o-lantern paper craft using the art technique of positive and negative space. It’s a simple Halloween project to prep and always ends up looking so stunning! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!   This Halloween craft is so much fun, and […]

Halloween Crafts for Kids: Glitter Spider Web and Spider

Here’s how to make a glitter spiderweb and pompom spider decoration for Halloween! This craft is fun to do together with kids of all ages! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!   I have to admit Halloween is the one holiday we have the least amount of decorations for. Luckily I have two kids that […]

Halloween Games for Kids (for both Group Play and Independent Play)

Looking for some fun Halloween games for a classroom Halloween party or just to play at home? Here’s all kinds of fun Halloween games for kids of all ages! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     I’ve been so excited to share this collection of Halloween games with you- even just reading through all […]

Over 20 Easy Halloween Party Ideas for Kids

Looking for some easy Halloween party ideas for a kids’ Halloween party? I’ve put together a list of some of my favorite Halloween treats, crafts, games and activities that are super simple. These would be perfect for a classroom Halloween party or one hosted right at home! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!   Over […]