Boo! Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate this spook-tacular holiday than with some creative Halloween handprint crafts?
If you have a preschooler at home or in your classroom, you know how much they love getting their hands messy and exploring their creativity.
So, why not combine the excitement of Halloween preschool activities with the joy of handprint crafts?
From ghosts and witches to pumpkins and spiders, these crafts will not only keep your little ones entertained but also help develop their fine motor skills and imagination.
So, roll up your sleeves, grab some paint or construction paper, and let’s dive into the world of Halloween handprint crafts!
Displaying Handprint Crafts
When it comes to displaying or preserving these adorable Halloween handprint crafts made by your preschooler, there are a few options to consider.
Firstly, you can proudly showcase their creations by framing them. Choose a simple frame that complements the colors and theme of the craft. Not only will this make for a lovely decoration during the Halloween season, but it will also serve as a cherished keepsake for years to come.
If you’re looking for a more interactive approach, why not create a dedicated “Halloween Handprint Crafts” display? Find a wall or bulletin board where you can showcase your little one’s masterpieces. You can even add some spooky decorations like bats, spiders, or witches to make it extra festive. This way, your preschooler will feel a sense of pride seeing their artwork being admired by others.
Another idea is to create a memory box specifically for your child’s Halloween handprint crafts. Find a sturdy box or container and label it with their name and the year. Whenever they create a new handprint craft, you can add it to the box. This not only keeps the crafts organized but also creates a wonderful collection that you and your child can look back on in the future.
Remember, the most important thing is to celebrate and treasure your preschooler’s creativity. Whether you choose to display, preserve, or create a special collection, these Halloween handprint crafts are valuable not only as decorations but also as a reminder of the magical moments shared with your little one during this holiday season.
BOOKS ABOUT HALLOWEEN
Fill your book basket with a great collection of kids books about Halloween. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
The Spooky Wheels on the Bus – Count from One Spooky Bus up to Ten Goofy Ghosts as this Halloween ride races through town picking up a few unsuspecting passengers along the way.
Pete the Cat Trick or Treat – Pete loves Halloween and candy but not so much scary surprises. Follow Pete as he goes trick-or-treating from house to house and discover what is waiting behind each door.
The Night Before Halloween – Little monsters and goofy goblins take center stage in this silly, spooky spin on Clement C. Moore’s beloved poem. But what will happen on Halloween when the monsters come face to face with human trick-or-treaters?
Round Out Your Unit with These Activities
These Halloween Lacing Boards are designed to make learning fun. They’re great for teaching kids fine motor skills, precise hand movements, and how to focus their attention. Your children will have so much fun with this toy, they won’t realize they are learning.
This LEGO set features a Vampire with large fangs, movable claws, vest, bow tie and a billowing black cape, plus a small pet bat with movable wings!
Choose a few G rated Halloween movies to watch with your little ones throughout the month of October.