10 Amazing Early Years Halloween Activities

I don’t know about you, but Halloween is one of our favourite celebrations to plan activities for with our little ones. It’s the time of year you can get creative,messy and spooky!

We browsed through some of our favourite Instagram posts to share with you our top Capture Halloween activity Ideas!


GHOST – by  @childcare_adventures

Mix glitter, flour and salt! Then let the little ones get creative with their fingers and paintbrushes


Orange Playdough Pumpkins- by @mygirlsmake

Seeds, googley eyes and orange play dough!


Pumpkin Sensory Play – by @marty_messyplay_and_me

Add letters to the pumpkins to help children remember the letters of their name!


Spiders Web – by @hummingbirdsatplay

Use tweezers to pick the spiders out of the slime without getting caught in the web


Lentil Pumpkin Play – by @amythislittlelife

Lentils and Pumpkins!

Trick or Treat, smell my feet – by – @Brightbuttonschildminding

A favourite of ours!


Abel’s Pumpkin Fill and Spill – by @rachelmoffatt13

Fill up the little pumpkins with oats

White Paint Ghost – by @beckys-treasure_baskets

Add water to paint and then add some googly eyes

Ghost Bean counting – by @earlyyearsoutdoor

A perfect Halloween activity to promote counting

Autumn Cakes – by @heathlandpreschool

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