I put together a mini Halloween unit study full of Halloween Activities for Kids for the week of Halloween and wanted to share it with you! I always like the theme of following holidays coming up lets us learn and bit more about the background of each holiday and do some fun crafts!
Here is a breakdown of what we used in our unit study. I love how easy it is to customize. We also added in some of these Halloween Snacks for kids during the week.
Halloween Homeschool Printables
Here are some of the printables we used.
We Played Halloween Bingo (a HUGE hit with the kids!)
We did Candy Corn Math
We practiced telling time with these Halloween Ghostly Time Printable
We also used these Preschool and Kindergarten Math Worksheets
We used my Halloween Preschool Printable. It contains writing, coloring, and counting activities.
Halloween Activities for Kids – Halloween Crafts
For crafts, we did the following and the kids loved being hands-on. Some we added to our Halloween decorations and the kids had a blast helping.
Skeleton Lacing Activity – Get the kids involved this Halloween by helping you make this Skeleton Paper Plate Lacing Craft. It’s simple and fun!
DIY Witches Brew, Makes a great science lesson!
Also for science, we made Erupting Pumpkins!
Q-Tip Skeletons – The kids has a blast and even colored some of the Q-Tips for some colored skeletons.
Paper Plate Ghosts – These were fun to make and hand with our Halloween Decor.
DIY Spider Web Vase – This Spider Web Vase is the perfect DIY Halloween Vase! With super easy step-by-step directions, your home will be Halloween-ready in no time.
Monster Dry Erase Halloween Countdown – This fun and interactive way to countdown the days until Halloween is sure to be a hit with kids of all ages.
DIY Mercury Pumpkin Decor with Looking Glass Spray Paint – This easy-to-use spray paint craft is perfect for adding a touch of spooky fun to any Halloween decorating project.
Pumpkin Painting – How to Paint a Pumpkin – Looking for some great DIY pumpkin decorations? Let me teach you how to paint a pumpkin because a pumpkin painting is the perfect fall decor item!
Easy Wine Cork Pumpkin Craft – Celebrate the autumn season with these DIY wine cork pumpkins! It makes for a festive and creative decoration and is a fun project to do.
DIY Candy Corn Jar Decor – This spooky candy corn jar is perfect for kids to make as a decoration.
Jack O Lantern Mason Jar – These cute jars are perfect for adding a touch of Halloween spirit to any room. Fill them with candy, create a spooky scene, or use them as unique Halloween party favors.
Here are some of the movies we love to watch this time of year! The week before Halloween we like to watch one of these movies a day.
Related: 15 DIY Halloween Kids Costumes
Halloween Activities for Kids – Halloween Books
Every night we would read at least one book, normally the kids can talk us into 2 of them. My older kids like to read the younger kids' books as well.
I want to know, what are your Halloween traditions for homeschooling during Halloween? What are your favorite Halloween Activities for Kids? Let me know in the comments below.