7 Halloween Arts & Crafts for the Classroom (no pumpkin carving!)

28th 28/10/19 11:43

    Halloween is only a couple of days away, and chances are that your class can’t stop thinking about sweets and costumes.

    Why not channel their excited energy into something creative and sugar-free in the classroom? Plus, no pumpkin carving in sight!

    Here are 7 of our easy-to-do, classroom friendly, Halloween inspired arts and crafts activities.

    1. Handprint Bats

    Handprint Bats

    Follow the instruction for these super simple but super cute 'Handprint Bats' on Simple Everyday Mom >>


    2. Pumpkin Treat Bags

    Pumpkin Treat Bags

    Why not get students to make these fun bags, fill them up, and give them to a friend or family member? >>


    3. Toilet Paper Halloween Characters

    Toilet Roll Characters

    No instructions for these ones, just inspiration! All you need is some creativity and toilet rolls... 

    Idea from here >>


    4. Cupcake Case Ghosts

    Cupcake Liner Ghosts

    Use Cupcake Cases or Coffee Filters to create these simple yet effective spooky ghosts! >>


    5. Paper Pumpkins

    Paper Pumpkins

    No carving required, but some paper trimming prep might save some lesson time >> 


    6. Monster Rocks

    Monster Rocks

    Turn these colourful Monster Rocks into game counters, a hide-and-seek challenge, or a quirky Halloween gift >>


    7. Halloween Paper Lanterns

    Paper Lanterns

    Last but not least, this creative classic can be used to decorate your classroom for the spooky big day >>