Skeleton crafts can be so much fun for the kids. Whether they are looking for a fun Halloween craft or you want to implement learning about bones in their craft activity, there are plenty of fun and easy ones in this collection suitable for both.
Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday when people remember friends and family members who have died. This celebration is becoming more and more popular here in the US. I see bright, colorful sugar skull decorations popping up everywhere in stores. Now, your kids can make their own Day of the Dead puppet by using the paper puppet template.
Want a simple Halloween craft that is super fun for your kids? This thumbprint skeleton craft is so simple to make, and your kids won’t get enough of it. While this is a great craft for Halloween, you can also do this with young kids if you are studying the skeletal system of the human body.
Create this colorful Pom Pom skeleton craft this Halloween for a fun and unique craft for kids! This adorable skeleton craft is a fun way to create a skeleton craft this Halloween for preschooler and older kids. It also makes a great fine motor activity for kids!
This fun skeleton craft is easy to make and the kids will enjoy learning about their bones. While they can simply do the craft to have fun, it is a fantastic learning opportunity to learn all about their bones!
Learn about the human anatomy with this easy skeleton handprint x-ray craft for kids. After you finish, hang it up at a window and look at it with the sunlight shining through the paper just as a doctor would with a light box!
If your kids are loving all these skeleton crafts, why not try making a skeleton using lots of sticks. If it’s not Halloween, it’s still a wonderful way to introduce bones to your child. The best part is that you can go simple and let them create any old skeleton and it’s also perfect for older children, who may like to make a skeleton as accurate as possible.
This Washi Tape Skeleton is a great activity to do during Halloween or during a preschool unit studying the human body. For toddlers and preschoolers don’t worry about how or where they stick the washi tape. As long as it close to the line you drew as a reference, that it OK!
Let the kids make their own Halloween mask with this super simple skeleton paper plate mask. It’s so easy you won’t be able to make just one. Plus all you need to do is look inside your kitchen cabinet for the materials.
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