This year the boys are really into Halloween.
It all started about a month ago, thanks to the store displays, and they’ve been preparing ever since. Every rendering of a skeleton, witch, pumpkin, spider, bat, ghost etc must be put to use. All crafts, movies, books and play revolves around being spooky and scary and HALLOWEEN!
So we’re jumping in and enjoying Halloween to it’s full potential.
Learning about skeletons, bones, joints and muscles.
Brains too…Why carve just pumpkins?!
It’s also a great time to learn about bats, owls, mice and spiders habitats and habits.
Of course we need a few around the house to give everyone a scare.
Bake some cookies and count them.
The recipe we used is this one. Rolling out the fingers was not working well so we switched to pipette and pumpkin cut outs which worked well and bat ones which came out too puffy.
Of course we carved a pumpkin and have a few other Halloween surprises to share too but that will have to be another post.
What do you do for Halloween?