Learn all about cause and effect as your child experiments with an exploding pumpkin in this engaging fall activity! Get the whole family involved with this simple science experiment that is a fun and exciting way to combine Halloween and science.
What’s the best part of fall? Pumpkins! Use this easy recipe to help your child make some delicious smelling pumpkin play dough. They can use their math skills to measure and mix and then have hours of fun playing!
Make “teal the new orange” this Halloween season! Help your child learn about the Teal Pumpkin Project and paint the color teal on a pumpkin to advertise that your family will offer non-food toys as a treat, or “trinket” option.
Kids and parents are usually surrounded by costumes, candy and trick-or-treating on Halloween. In the classroom, however, there are a number of first grade Halloween activities that can be both educational and fun, without catering to a student’s sweet tooth. From arts and crafts like making a dancing skeleton to spooky science experiments, Education.com has shared a number of first grade Halloween activities ideas below.