Halloween will be here before you know it, and kids are bubbling with excitement! They’re planning out their costumes and getting ready for fun Halloween parties!
They can spread their excitement and get others in the festive spirit with this cute Frankenstein card craft.
See what’s brewing up in our cauldron of Halloween crafts for kids for even more holiday fun!
Kids Frankenstein Paper Craft
As your little monsters are gearing up for the holiday, get them to use some of their energy to craft this Halloween card. They can send it to a friend or family member, attach it to a goody bag, or even use it as a festive Halloween decoration at home.
They can put their creative and fine motor skills to the test when they create their famous green monster. Plus, they can get a little handwriting practice by writing a message on the inside of the card.
Be sure to download and print the free template, and read below for the detailed instructions to see how to make crafting magic happen!
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Frankenstein template (enter your email in the form at the end of the post to get the template)
Download the Frankenstein template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
Begin by folding the card base in half along the dashed line, then cut it out, leaving the top part uncut.
Glue the mouth to the middle and bottom of Frankenstein’s face.
Place the tongue in the lower part of the mouth and glue it in place.
Next, glue the nose in the middle of the face, just above the mouth.
Position the eyes, one on each side of the face above the nose.
Take the eyebrows and glue them to the top of the eyes, on both sides.
Glue the hair to the top of Frankenstein’s head.
Next, place the bolts on each side of the head and glue them to the very back of the card.
Finish up by writing a spooky message inside!
We have so many more fall crafts in our library, be sure to check them out while you’re here!
Halloween Ideas For Kindergarten
The holidays are a great time to engage kids with entertaining books, crafts, and activities. You can easily incorporate learning in with the fun of the holiday with some of our Halloween ideas perfect for your little ghosts and goblins.
Halloween is the perfect time to be creative, so we gathered some of our favorite ideas that your kids will love. Keep reading below to choose projects and activities to do this October.
Halloween Books For Kindergarten
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!
Halloween Crafts For School
Frankenstein Shape Craft – This monster’s not too scary for kids! They’ll love creating a Halloween decoration using different shapes. It’s a great way for them to learn to recognize shapes and use their fine motor skills.
Witches Brew Handprint Craft – See what bubbles up when your child crafts a cauldron full of spooky contents with a helping hand! They’ll love personalizing this Halloween craft not only with their own handprints but with different items used to decorate it with.
Mummy Pumpkin Craft – This is a low-mess way for kids to decorate a pumpkin since it’s made from paper! Your little ones will love creating their pumpkin to be wrapped up like a spooky mummy. Grab the free template and a few supplies to start creating.
Paper Plate Candy Corn Craft – Take a plain paper plate and let the kids turn it into a sweet and adorable Halloween decoration! They’ll have a blast breaking out the paints and showing off their artistic skills to make this cute candy corn!
Halloween Printable Activities
Prepare for a spooktacular dose of holiday entertainment with our Halloween matching game! Whether your child chooses to play it solo or challenges a friend, this activity guarantees a spellbinding good time.
They’ll have the opportunity to sharpen essential skills such as visual memory, concentration, visual discrimination, and vocabulary development as they pair up Halloween themed illustrations.
Kids can indulge in a delightfully slimy and squishy experience that’s sure to be the star of the spooky season with our Halloween sensory bin! Eyeball bouncy balls hide in a vibrant tangle of spaghetti that kids dig in to find!
Sensory bins are a great way for kids to explore different textures and materials and stimulate their senses like touch, sight, sound, and even smell. This is a fun activity for kids that like a bit of eerie delight!
Get your preschoolers in the Halloween spirit with our free candy corn worksheets! These engaging activities provide loads of fun and boost essential skills like handwriting, fine motor abilities, and letter recognition at the same time
From letter mazes to dot marker printables, it’s a perfect way for kids to enjoy the spooky season while learning. Grab your free printable pack and let the Halloween festivities and learning begin!
Inspire your young learners to tackle this W is for witch worksheet. This engaging activity aids in letter recognition and enhances fine motor skills. By finding the uppercase and lowercase letter Ww, children are taking an important step toward mastering sight words in the future.
This printable is a fun way for preschool and kindergarten kids to practice recognizing letters with charming Halloween witch graphics. Get into the magic of learning with this free printable today!
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Spooky season is here and what better way to celebrate than with this delightful candy corn headband craft! This candy corn headband craft is a wonderful way for kids to improve their fine motor skills and follow instructions. The craft is simple, engaging, and easy to make!
More Halloween Ideas For Kids
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Frankenstein template
- Download the Frankenstein template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- Begin by folding the card base in half along the dashed line, then cut it out, leaving the top part uncut.
- Glue the mouth to the middle and bottom of Frankenstein's face.
- Place the tongue in the lower part of the mouth and glue it in place.
- Next, glue the nose in the middle of the face, just above the mouth.
- Position the eyes, one on each side of the face above the nose.
- Take the eyebrows and glue them to the top of the eyes, on both sides.
- Glue the hair to the top of Frankenstein's head.
- Next, place the bolts on each side of the head and glue them to the very back of the card.
- Finish up by writing a spooky message inside!