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Candy Corn Halloween Craft For Kids (Free Template)

Halloween is coming up, which means spooky decorations, costumes, and candy will be popping up everywhere you look!

It’s also one of the most fun holidays to create with your kids. And we think this super cute candy corn Frankenstein should be at the top of your list.

This candy corn Halloween craft will help kids work on their scissors skills, gluing, and fine motor skills!

We’ve also provided you with a free printable template so you can create it at home and in the classroom with ease.

If you like this simple project, be sure to check out all of our candy corn activities for kids of all ages!

Frankenstein Candy Corn Craft

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Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Frankenstein template (click the “click here to get this freebie” image at the end to open the form)

Directions

Start by downloading the template and printing it out. Once you have the template printed, gather the materials needed for this fun activity. Get those scissors ready, and let’s help the kids bring this idea to life!

hand holding candy corn Frankenstein craft template

First, encourage your child to create your candy corn Frankenstein by gluing the bottom, dark green piece to the bottom of the main body.

hand gluing bottom piece on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Next, guide your child to place the top, light green piece on the top part of the main body and glue it in place.

hand gluing top piece on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Help your child glue the hair to the top of the candy corn. Use scissors to trim off any excess paper around the body.

hand gluing hair on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Place the eyes just above the mouth and glue them in place.

hand gluing eye on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Take the legs and glue them to the back and bottom of the body.

hand gluing leg on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Position the arms on each side of the middle part of the candy corn and glue them to the back.

hand gluing arm on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Finally, glue the bolts on either side of the candy corn, just above the eyes.

hand gluing bolts on candy corn Frankenstein craft

Can you believe that’s all there is to it to make this fun little guy?! It’s such a simple and quick Halloween craft for kids that they’re going to love.

hand holding candy corn Frankenstein craft

More Halloween Ideas For Kids

Halloween Kids’ Ideas

If your kids love trick or treating night, then they’ll love these activity ideas! We have something for all ages and skill levels, so even the littlest ones can join the fun.

Check out our list of kids’ ideas below and start planning for the holiday!

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Books For Kids About Halloween 

Below are some of the top-rated Halloween books for kids. Add them to your home collection or borrow them from your local library.

Room On The Broom: This has to be one of our favorite Halloween books of all time! The story follows a witch and her cat as they happen upon some animals who help the witch. There’s danger, mystery, and friendship in this adorable children’s story.

5 Minute Spooky Stories: We love Disney’s 5-minute storybooks and this one is perfect for Halloween! See how all your favorite Disney characters celebrate this spooky holiday.

Ten Timid Ghosts: This is a fun countdown book about a witch who moves into a haunted house where 10 ghosts already live. The witch scares the ghosts out one by one until they devise a scheme to get her out of their house. This Halloween children’s book is good for kids who love rhyming stories!

2 candy corn Frankenstein crafts

Kids’ Halloween Craft Ideas

Toilet Paper Roll Pipe Cleaner Spiders – This festive idea is perfect for little kids! All you need are some empty toilet paper rolls, pipe cleaners, and other simple supplies. It’s a perfectly spooky way to work your kid’s creativity, imagination, and fine motor skills!

Paper Plate Witch Craft – Hubble bubble, toil, and trouble! This witch activity is loads of fun for kids. They’ll love getting creative by painting and gluing the pieces to make this witch come alive. It’s a great activity for the whole family and doubles as a decoration when finished!

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Paper Bag Bat Craft – Our paper bag bat is a fun way to teach your kids about the creatures of the night! With our free printable template and some supplies, your kids can make their own spooky bat in no time. Plus, it’s a good activity for your child to practice their cutting and gluing skills!

Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Craft – Mickey Mouse is always a hit with the kids, so why not combine it with the festivities of October 31st for an extra fun DIY?

Your little ones will love transforming some cardstock into a Mickey-shaped jack-o-lantern! This cute creation makes a boo-tiful decoration or party activity, too!

Printable Halloween Activities

Get your kids in the spooky mood with these fun and easy Hallowen do a dot printables. Kids love to use dot markers, so this is a perfect way for them to get creative while honing their fine motor skills at the same time! And they’re just right for preschool or kindergarten students.

Get your kids in the spirit of things with these free Halloween coloring pages. They’re great to have on hand as a last-minute activity or just when they need something new to do. Just download and print them out for some fall season fun!

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These printable Halloween pattern block mats are perfect for kids learning shapes, colors, and patterns. They can be printed out on cardstock paper and laminated so kids can reuse them year after year!

Let the kids have some fun with this activity while they learn something new at the same time. Plus it’s a great way to get them excited about this time of year!

Give your kids a fun and educational activity with these Halloween color by number printables! With an assortment of spooky pictures, like Frankenstein’s monster or a witch on her broomstick, there is something perfect for every child.

candy corn Frankenstein craft

This V is for vampire bat worksheet is perfect for younger kids. Simply download and print the worksheet, and have them practice finding the letter V’s hidden on the page! It’s a great way to introduce your little ones to the alphabet in a seasonal way.

Share With Us

Did you make this craft with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

Activities For Kids

hand holding candy corn Frankenstein craft

Candy Corn Halloween Craft

Prep Time: 7 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 17 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Make it a happy Halloween when you create this cute Frankenstein candy corn Halloween craft with the kids!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Frankenstein template

Instructions

  1. Download the Frankenstein template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin to create your candy corn Frankenstein by gluing the bottom, dark green piece to the bottom of the main body.
  3. Next, place the top, light green piece on the top part of the main body and glue it in place.
  4. Glue Frankenstein's hair to the top of the candy corn. Use scissors to trim off any excess paper around the body.
  5. Take the legs and glue them to the back and bottom of the body.
  6. Position the arms on each side of the middle part of the candy corn and glue them to the back.
  7. Place the eyes just above the mouth and glue them in place.
  8. Finish off Frankenstein by gluing the bolts on either side of the candy corn, just above the eyes.

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Halloween Candy Corn Template

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Athens Library

Tuesday 24th of October 2023

i would love to have this

Sam

Tuesday 24th of October 2023

Great! Since you’re already an email subscriber, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of any post and it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Ilene

Wednesday 18th of October 2023

I can not get the template for the Frankenstein candy corn. I Put my email address in and it sends me to a page to sign up for something I don't want to do. Can you help me in getting the template please?

Sam

Wednesday 18th of October 2023

Since you’re already an email subscriber, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of any post and it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈ The page it takes you to is the link to the PDF.

Wendy Sanchez

Thursday 12th of October 2023

cuteeee

Sam

Friday 13th of October 2023

Thanks 🙌

Scarlett

Tuesday 3rd of October 2023

I can't seem to figure out how to get the link

Sam

Friday 6th of October 2023

Since you’re already an email subscriber, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of any post and it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Megan

Monday 2nd of October 2023

yes please

Sam

Monday 2nd of October 2023

Since you’re already an email subscriber, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of any post and it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

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