Here are some games & fun for kids! Hope you enjoy them.
Jack-O'-Lantern Candy Holder
Materials: Newspaper - Scissors - Balloon - Flour and water paste or liquid starch - Orange paint - Black paint - Paint brush - Yarn - Shellac - 1.Cut the newspaper into 1 to 2 inch strips 2.Blow up the ballon &tie it. 3.Cover the balloon with newspaper strips dipped in the flour-and-water paste or liquid starch. 4.Cover the whole balloon two or three times, and let it dry completely (2 or 3 hours or overnight) 5.Pop the balloon and paint the ball orange. Add some black eyes,a nose,and a mouth. 6.Cut a zigzag-patterned top off of the pumpkin holder, poke holes in the sides, and attach a piece of the yarn for a handle. 7.Enjoy!
Materials: Tissue Paper Black Felt Tip Marker Orange 1/4 inch wide ribbon Lollipop (We use Tooties Roll Pops) 1.Cut the tissue paper in a 6 or 8 inch square. 2.Cut the ribbon 6 inches long. 3.Place the lollipop in the center of the tissue paper. 4.Wrap tissue paper around lollipop. 5.Wrap ribbon around base of lollipop &tie in a bow. 6.Draw a face on the tissue paper &enjoy!
Skeleton Person Materials: 2 large sheets of white paper Heavy black felt-tip pen or black crayon Crayons (all colors) Tape 1.In heavy black felt-tip or crayon, draw a skeleton on one of the large sheets of white paper. 2.Place another sheet of paper over the skeleton. Tape them together so they won't slip apart. 3.Draw a second picture on the outer sheet of paper, covering the skeleton with a face, hands, clothes, and shoes. 4.Tape the resulting picture to the window with a light behind it or hold it up to a lamp, so that the skeleton shows through the person.
Note! Kids, please get Mom or Dads help with the ghosts.
Materials: 6" square of surgical guaze or cheesecloth Scissors Liquid starch Bowl Newspapers Empty soap or drink bottle Black felt-tip pen String 1.Use the scissors to round the corners of the 6" guaze or cheesecloth. 2.Pour the liquid starch into a bowl and dip the guaze or cheesecloth in it completely. 3.Set the bottle on the newspaper. 4.Drape the wet guaze or cheesecloth over the bottle and allow it to dry for 24 hours. 5.After completely dry, use the black felt-tip pen to draw a face on the ghost. 6.Place the ghost on your table for a centerpiece or thread string through the top of the ghost and hang it from the ceiling.
You Need: 1 Plastic Glove 5 Candy Corns 1 or 2 Cups Of Popcorn(we use both reg. and cheese) 1 Plastic Spider Ring 1 Ribbon or Tie 1. Put 1 candy corn in each finger of the glove. 2. Fill the glove with popcorn, but not to the top. We put the cheese popcorn for the fingers. 3. Tie shut the glove using the ribbon or tie. 4. Cut the back of the spider ring. 5. Put the ring on one finger.
Candy Corn Drop
You will need candy corn and a plastic jar *Set the jar on the floor *Give each player 15 pieces of candy corn. *Each player stands next to the far and tries to drop his or her candies into jar. *The player who drops the most pieces into the jar is the winner!
You will need a clean white sock, small wrapped candies, a black washable marker, a piece of yarn or ribbon, a cassette tape and player. *Fill the sock with the candies. Tie yarn or ribbon around the open end to the sock. Draw a scary ghost face on the toe end of the sock. One person is chosen to start and stop the music. The other players stand in a circle.Players pass the sock around the circle while the music is playing. When the music stops, the person who is holding the sock is out. Play continues until only one player is left. That person is the winner!
Apple On A String
You will need apples, string and a scissors *Hang the apples from the ceiling on long pieces of string. *Say "go" and have the players eat the apples without using their hands! * The first player done is the winner!