With Halloween just around the corner, it is time to start thinking about the fun activities you can prep and explore through October! Even if you don’t celebrate Halloween, there are some great pumpkin activities, candy corn, and fall related themes that are just as fun. Sensory play is awesome to incorporate into your learning and such a blast for kids. These 20 Halloween sensory activities are sure to be a hit in your classroom or home!
*Grab our Halloween math and literacy centers for tons more learning fun!
20 Halloween Sensory Activities
Build up those fine motor skills and have a ton of buggy fun with this Fine Motor Skills Halloween Game. / Mess for Less
Make spiders or anything you wish with this awesome Black and White Playdough Invitation. / Buggy and Buddy
Turn some noodles into Halloween fun with this Black Bat Sensory Bin. / Modern Preschool
Dive into some gooey and fun slime when you make Candy Corn Sensory Slime. / Craftulate
Create super cool stories and designs with this Halloween Sticky Table Art. / Fun a Day
Go digging for “bones” and put together a skeleton with this Halloween Bone Dig Sensory Activity. / Pink Stripey Socks
Dive into a pumpkin (of the plastic kind) and have fun with Pumpkin Guts Sensory Bin Play. / Glued to My Crafts
5 little pumpkins never looked so inviting as with this Five Little Pumpkins Sensory Bin. / I Heart Crafty Things
Make some frozen monsters and have some monster sized fun with this Icy Eyes Monsters Sensory Play. / Best Toys 4 Toddlers
Glow in the dark and edible too? These Edible Glowing Spiderwebs are awesome Halloween fun! / Fun at Home with Kids
Take a “drive” to the pumpkin patch with this awesome Invitation Play Pumpkin Patch Sensory Play. / Buggy and Buddy
This Slime with Water Beads is sure to be a sensory hit with your kids! / Craftulate
Feel pumpkin “guts” but stay clean while doing it with this Pumpkin Sensory Bag. / Pre-K Pages
We love to play in shaving cream, and this Halloween Shaving Cream Sensory Activity is a blast! / Hands on as We Grow
Amp up the gross factor of Halloween with this Gross Guts Sensory Play. / Mess for Less
Fine motor play and hammering too? This Halloween Fine Motor Invitation to Play is sure to be a hit! / Fun a Day
Practice counting or just dive in for good old play with this Candy Corn Sensory Tub. / I Can Teach My Child
Have spider rings on hand this Halloween? Try this fun Spider Web Sensory Play. / Minne Mama
Make some “magic” happen with a spider twist with this Halloween Sensory Play Magic Foaming activity! / Fun at Home with Kids
More October Fun
Looking for more awesome activities to try this October? Here are some of our favorites!