When choosing Halloween activities for toddlers, you want something fun – but not so scary. These 10 crafts, activities, and games are just the thing to let the little ones in on the fun…without the fear!
10 Halloween Activities for Toddlers
(Activities are pictured from top to bottom, left to right )
1. These paper plate spiders from Coffee Cups & Crayons are adorable — and the perfect craft for multiple ages because little kids on up will have fun making them!
2. Sticky paper activities are one of my go-to activities when I need a few minutes — and I love the Halloween spin with these Contact Paper Ghosts from Lalymom.
3. This black bat sensory bin from Modern Preschool is genius. Bowtie noodle bats is so simple and perfect!
4. Who doesn’t love the Halloween classic poem 5 Little Pumpkins? Retell the story with play dough pumpkins! See how Growing Book By Book set up this storytelling activity!
5. Even the littlest kids can use chalk to practice mark-making with these paper chain mummies.
6. Make Icy Eye Monsters from Best Toys For Toddlers — the best part of this activity is that it turns into a googly eye “soup” and the play continues!
7. Toddlers will have all kinds of fun with slimy Halloween spaghetti! Hands On: As We Grow shows you how to make this sensory fun in Halloween colors.
8. Make skeleton handprints – Happy Hooligans came up with a craft idea that even toddlers can have fun creating!
9. Whip up a batch of no cook Halloween play dough from Teaching 2 and 3 year olds.
10. Your little one will get a kick out of throwing a ball in this Halloween Ghost Knock Down from Toddler Approved.
Even More Halloween Activities For Toddlers
We have 31 ideas to keep the fun going — a Halloween activity for every day of October!
More Halloween and Pumpkin Ideas to Try:
Top 10 Pumpkin Sensory Play from Sugar, Spice & Glitter
Top 10 Halloween Yard Decoration Crafts for Kids from Powerful Mothering
Top 10 Pumpkin Crafts for Kids from Something 2 Offer
Top 10 Gross Motor Halloween Activities from Adventures of Adam
Top 10 Halloween Handprint and Footprint Crafts from Crafty Mama in ME
Top 10 Halloween Ideas for Toddlers from The Pleasantest Thing
Top 10 Spooky Bat Crafts for Kids from Sunshine Whispers