Fun Halloween Activities and Crafts for Kids

Halloween Activities for Kids

This a round up of fun Halloween activities for kids that we have done. I will be adding some more over the next few weeks as well, so check back! Halloween Activities for Kids Witch’s Sensory Brew Halloween Sensory Bin     Mommy and Me Spider Halloween Handprint Art Footprint Halloween Ghost Art Gourd Monsters [...]

Fall Leaf Art Activity for Kids

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One of my favorite things about fall is the color changes of leaves on the trees. We have a family tradition where at the end of September or early October we go for a drive in the mountains and look at the leaves and all the beautiful colors. This is a easy fall leaf art [...]

Apple Play dough Activity

Fall apple play dough

September ushers in fall which means cooler weather, pumpkin everything, and of course, apples! We used this kool-aid play dough recipe to make red and green play dough to make play dough apples! What you’ll need: Play-dough pipe cleaner or another item to act as stems (we used wax strips) After you have your play dough, [...]

Fall Book Review and Activity

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  On our most recent trip to the library we picked up a book called Sophie’s Squash. This book has been a big hit with my 3 year old and she has had me read it over and over. The book is about a little girl who picks out a squash with her parents to [...]

Halloween Sensory Bin Activity

Halloween Sensory Bin

I am a big fan of sensory bins and I especially love them for holidays! Last year we did a fun Witch’s Sensory Brew and this year we did this orange rice and black bean Halloween themed sensory bin. Sensory bins are so fun for toddlers and preschoolers and they provide so many great developmental [...]

Brown Paper Bag Owl Puppets

Brown Paper Bag Owl Puppet

Owls are all the craze today and I had to get in on the fun. I shared this fun owl craft over at Kiwi Crate’s The Studio. Head on over there for the simple instructions. Your child will have fun making them just as much as playing with them! CLICK HERE for the activity. Post [...]

{Thanksgiving Craft} Hand Print Turkey Puppet

Turkey Hand Print Puppet Thanksgiving Craft for Kids

You can’t get by Thanksgiving without making the quintessential Thanksgiving craft for kids- The Hand Print Turkey. This simple and easy turkey can be made in a variety ways and can be simple or more elaborate. For my 18 month old I knew she wouldn’t sit still while I applied different color of paint to [...]

{Fun Fall Activity} Size and Texture Concepts with Gourds

Halloween learning activity

I had bought a package of “decorative gourds” at walmart for a few bucks that I was planning on using for a Halloween Sensory Bin that I was doing for as a contributor for Kiwi Crate’s Recipes for fun. After we were done with that activity, I was wondering what other fall activities we could [...]