Halloween Fun and Learning

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Fun activities, games to play, and great ways to inject some learning this Halloween…

Let’s Learn about Halloween

Pumpkin Carving

When DH bought pumpkins to carve with the boys…


They were beside themselves when the lights went out and their Jack o’ Lanterns came to life!


How to Carve Your Pumpkin

What you will need:

  • Pumpkin
  • Sharp knife
  • Spoon
  • Sharpie or marker pen
  • Tea light candles

Warning: The pumpkin is tough to cut up so watch that knife!

There are different ways to carve a pumpkin. This was the method we followed.

Check out this one for more pumpking carving ideas:

Dress-up Ideas

These were some of our old DIY costumes (which we used for book week, but they double up well for Halloween).

Halloween Games

Halloween Books

Published by Shen-Li

SHEN-LI LEE is the author of “Brainchild: Secrets to Unlocking Your Child’s Potential”. She is also the founder of Figur8.net (a website on parenting, education, child development) and RightBrainChild.com (a website on Right Brain Education, cognitive development, and maximising potentials). In her spare time, she blogs on Forty, Fit & Fed, and Back to Basics.

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