Select Page

Until children are old enough (about six years old) and mature enough to distinguish between make-believe and reality, they should not be told frightening stories.

Young children take all of the words that adults say literally. If they are told that there are ghosts and goblins that will “get” them, they believe it to be fact.

Keeping the fact that young children take everything literally in mind, there are dozens of activities that can be enjoyed by young children.

You’ll find HUNDREDS of sites on the Internet where you can download pictures of pumpkins, Jack o’ Lanterns, black cats, and bats for young children to color. You’ll also find games that are not designed to frighten them.

Fun Halloween Activities for Small Children

Pumpkin Carving

A family activity that can be enjoyed be all of the members of a family from small children to Grandma and Grandpa is pumpkin carving.

The fun can begin with a trip to a pumpkin farm and the selection of “just-the-right” pumpkin. Young children can participate in the plan and the design of the finished Jack o’ Lantern.

Bobbing for Apples

Bobbing for apples is another fun activity in which even young children can participate. (The apples that small children bob for need to be small, as well.)

There are probably thousands of crafts that use crepe paper, construction paper, scissors, and glue and that are simple enough that even young children can participate.

Halloween Costumes for Small Children

The costumes that are purchased or made for small children should represent familiar characters that don’t promote fear.

Superhero costumes for little boys can’t be beat. Fairy princess costumes and Cinderella costumes are excellent choices for little girls.

Trick or Treating

Going trick or treating is an activity that even small children can enjoy. It’s just important to remember that their safety comes first and that supervision is absolutely necessary.

What are you going to be this Halloween?

This year, Halloween Costumes has a fantastic line of new costumes featuring some of the most popular, strangest, scariest, most glamorous and comical characters of today. You’re going to love the wide range of amazing costumes they have for you. Their unique Halloween Outfits are sure to be a hit at your parties!

For over 10 years, Halloween Costumes has been a prime destination for Halloween Costumes. With competitive prices and fantastic customer service, they are committed to bringing you the best possible outfit for you and your family.

Unique costumes for your whole family at amazing prices – with the largest selection – at Halloween Costumes! (PSSST! They even have a large selection of Pet Costumes!)

Dee Braun on FacebookDee Braun on GoogleDee Braun on InstagramDee Braun on LinkedinDee Braun on PinterestDee Braun on RssDee Braun on StumbleuponDee Braun on TumblrDee Braun on TwitterDee Braun on Youtube
Dee Braun

Dee is an Adv. Certified Aromatherapist, Reiki Master, Adv. Color/Crystal Therapist, Herbalist, Dr. of Reflexology and single mom who is dedicated to helping others any way she can.

One way she chooses to help is by offering information on the benefits and uses of natural health and healing methods for the well-being of both people and pets.