This Halloween season, we’ve got a spooky treat in store for your little crafters – a charming Frankenstein ghost craft that will have them bubbling with excitement!
Don’t worry – it’s not too spooky, just the right amount to make it exciting and fun. This paper craft is a great way for your kids to dive headfirst into the Halloween spirit while creating a festive decoration that’ll add a bit of frightful fun to your home.
Be sure to check out all our other Halloween crafts for kids. There’s something for everyone to be able to join in on the Halloween fun.
Cute Frankenstein Craft
Making this craft gives kids a chance to refine their fine motor skills, patience, and problem-solving abilities. When they proudly display their creation, they’ll have a sense of pride from what they’ve accomplished!
To get started on this ghostly craft, you’ll need just a few supplies, most of which you probably already have at home. We’ve even prepared a free template to make the process even easier and enjoyable.
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Ghost template (enter your email in the form at the end of the post to get the template)
Download the template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
Take the hair and glue it to the top of the ghost’s head.
Finish up by gluing the bolts to the back of the ghost’s head, on both sides.
Check out our other fun fall crafts for your kids to make this time of year!
Ideas For Halloween
Halloween is a great opportunity to combine fun with learning. Discover some Halloween crafts and educational activities that will have your kids delightfully engaged while soaking up some knowledge.
From creative projects that enhance their skills to hands-on activities that explore different topics, we’ve curated a collection of ideas that will leave your little learners spellbound. Keep reading below to discover some of our favorite ideas for Halloween inspired books, crafts, and activities your kids will adore!
Children’s Books For 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!
Easy Halloween Kids’ Crafts
Ninja Pumpkin Craft – With just a few simple steps, kids can transform their plain paper pumpkin into a stealthy and fierce ninja! They’ll love how super cool this craft is, so grab the supplies and template to get crafting!
Witches Brew Handprint Craft – There’s some fun bubbling and brewing in this handprint craft! Kids will make the spooky contents of their cauldron using their own handprints, making for a great Halloween decoration and keepsake.
Paper Plate Vampire Craft – Sink your teeth into a fun art project by transforming a humble paper plate into a vampire masterpiece. With our free template and a little paint, this vampire might just cast a spell on you!
Candy Corn Craft – Make a candy corn cutie with your kids this Halloween! Making this sweet friend with a smile and bendy arms and legs is made even easier with our free template.
You’ll just need a few supplies like colored paper and pipe cleaners to make this festive craft!
Printable Halloween Activities
Grab your crayons, markers, and pencils, because these free printable candy corn worksheets for preschool are here to make learning a blast.
This set of engaging activities like mazes, handwriting practice, and dot marker challenges, will not only be fun, but also boost handwriting, fine motor skills, and letter recognition. Get going on these five unique pages to make learning as sweet as candy corn!
Get ready to sharpen your kids’ skills while having a bewitching good time with this Halloween matching game. In this game, kids will test their visual memory, concentration, and vocabulary with fantastic Halloween themed illustrations.
Whether they’re playing solo or challenging a friend or sibling, this game is all about the excitement of matching up those eerie pairs. Grab the cards and get started on the memory boosting fun!
Kids will be excited to play with these Halloween pattern block mats that are filled with not-too-spooky illustrations! These mats combine the fun of Halloween and learning. They help kids recognize shapes, refine their fine motor skills, and develop cognitive skills while being fun to play with.
Your little ones are in for a ghoulishly great time with this printable set of mats that promises spooky fun around every corner!
These Halloween number worksheets are brimming with fun activities that celebrate the season, and elevate your children’s math skills to new heights. Kids will identify and color in each showcased number.
They’ll then trace both the numeral and its word, testing their skills with a number line, counting, and coloring candy corns, mastering tally marks, and even conjuring up spooky ghosts. This comprehensive set includes dedicated pages for each number from one to ten, making learning math a spooktacular delight!
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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
- Ghost template
- Download the template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- Take the hair and glue it to the top of the ghost's head.
- Finish up by gluing the bolts to the back of the ghost's head, on both sides.