Halloween Hands-on Activities

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Lollipop Ghosts
Lollipop Ghosts
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Lollipop Ghosts
Help your child make a yummy and inexpensive treat for her friends and family members. But watch out! Some of these ghosts have a secret under their cloaks.
Kindergarten
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Make a Haunted House
Make a Haunted House
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Make a Haunted House
Learn how to make a haunted house with this Halloween craft. See how to make a haunted house with a project that is fun for ghosts and ghouls alike.
3rd grade
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Halloween Shadow Pumpkin Symmetry
Halloween Shadow Pumpkin Symmetry
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Halloween Shadow Pumpkin Symmetry
Teach a lesson in the math and art with the concept of symmetry, while making a delightful cut-paper shadow pumpkin for Halloween!
1st grade
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Create a Hawaiian Costume!
Create a Hawaiian Costume!
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Create a Hawaiian Costume!
This Hawaiian costume is fun for luaus, Halloween, or playtime. Make a Hawaiian costume, complete with tissue-paper lei and crepe-paper grass skirt.
Kindergarten
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Make Spooky Bat Wings
Make Spooky Bat Wings
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Make Spooky Bat Wings
Here's a Halloween arts and crafts activity for your preschooler, pre-kindergartener, or kindergartener: make bat wings of poster board and ribbon.
Preschool
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Pumpkin Shapes
Pumpkin Shapes
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Pumpkin Shapes
Here's a Halloween, math activity: have your preschooler or pre-kindergartener carve shapes into a Jack-O-Lantern face and boost her shape recognition skills.
Preschool
Math
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Pumpkin Science: To Float or Not to Float?
Pumpkin Science: To Float or Not to Float?
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Pumpkin Science: To Float or Not to Float?
Help your kindergarten scientist discover relative size, density, and buoyancy with this fun, pumpkin science project!
Kindergarten
Science
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Spider Halloween Sandwiches
Spider Halloween Sandwiches
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Spider Halloween Sandwiches
These Halloween sandwiches are a creepy-crawly treat for a holiday party or an especially scary school lunch. Make these Halloween sandwiches for your child.
4th grade
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Picasso Pumpkin
Picasso Pumpkin
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Picasso Pumpkin
Decorating pumpkins is a safer, cleaner alternative to carving. These Cubist art pumpkins are easy and fun to make, and serve as great fall decor.
Kindergarten
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Make a Papier-Mâché Jack-o'-Lantern!
Make a Papier-Mâché Jack-o'-Lantern!
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Make a Papier-Mâché Jack-o'-Lantern!
This paper mache jack-o'-lantern is a fun craft for kids who are too young to carve a pumpkin. See your paper mache jack-o'-lantern outlast its carved peers.
Kindergarten
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Make a Crazy Halloween Pumpkin
Make a Crazy Halloween Pumpkin
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Make a Crazy Halloween Pumpkin
Make a Halloween pumpkin this October! A Halloween pumpkin character is a safe Jack-o'-lantern carving alternative for young children.
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Make a Plastic Cup Pet!
Make a Plastic Cup Pet!
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Make a Plastic Cup Pet!
Learning about how plants grow is a building block in the preschool curriculum. Put a fun twist on this science concept with these cup pets.
Preschool
Science
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Homemade Halloween Decorations
Homemade Halloween Decorations
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Homemade Halloween Decorations
Here's a salt dough recipe that can be used to make ghostly character sticks for fun Halloween decor.
Kindergarten
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Write a Cliffhanger
Write a Cliffhanger
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Write a Cliffhanger
Even the most reluctant beginning writers love to experiment with the "cliffhanger."
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Paper Pumpkin
Paper Pumpkin
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Paper Pumpkin
These paper pumpkins will make lovely, festive centerpieces in your home this fall.
Kindergarten
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The Perfect Pumpkin Soup
The Perfect Pumpkin Soup
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The Perfect Pumpkin Soup
Nothing says fall like pumpkin soup, but it's also really good for you, with high amounts of fiber, iron, zinc and free radical busting antioxidants.
4th grade
Math
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Make Paper Towel Ghosts
Make Paper Towel Ghosts
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Make Paper Towel Ghosts
Make ghost decorations for Halloween! They're made out of paper towels and are a cinch to create!
Preschool
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Halloween Decorations: Make Ghouly Hands!
Halloween Decorations: Make Ghouly Hands!
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Halloween Decorations: Make Ghouly Hands!
Want to make Halloween truly eerie? Science to the rescue! These ghouly hands come alive with a little help from simple chemistry.
4th grade
Science
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Dalmatian Costume
Dalmatian Costume
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Dalmatian Costume
This dalmatian costume is simple for expert crafters and novice dog lovers alike. Make a dalmatian costume with your child for Halloween or play time.
Kindergarten
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Pumpkin Treats
Pumpkin Treats
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Pumpkin Treats
This pumpkin dessert recipe tastes like pie but looks like a no-bake cookie.
2nd grade
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Before and After Halloween Acrostic
Before and After Halloween Acrostic
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Before and After Halloween Acrostic
Start by writing an acrostic poem, but then get ready for a writing challenge that makes an acrostic trickier to write.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Autumn Cinquain
Autumn Cinquain
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Autumn Cinquain
Help your child create an autumn poem full of colorful sensory details.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Candy Corn Science
Candy Corn Science
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Candy Corn Science
Young scientists develop a hypothesis, conduct an experiment, and then revise their hypothesis to find out which common household liquids dissolve candy corn.
3rd grade
Science
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Glowing Eyes
Glowing Eyes
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Glowing Eyes
Help young learners discover why catÃs eyes glow in the dark with this simple experiment
Kindergarten
Science
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Felt Jack-o'-Lantern
Felt Jack-o'-Lantern
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Felt Jack-o'-Lantern
Give your child a chance to mix and match jack-o'-lantern faces to create a wide range of expressions and emotions.
Preschool
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Halloween Hands-on Activities

Our spooky, silly, and educational Halloween activities range from pumpkin and skeleton themed craft projects to academic exercises that put a Halloween spin on math, science, and language skills. Get ready for some festive learning this October!