Finding Halloween STEM activities
For the Younger Ones
Bats and Pumpkin
Identifying patterns is considered an early math skill. It also reinforces visual discrimination skills that are crucial for reading.
This is a spooky pattern activity with little time or money needed.
For your Upper Elementary and Middle School Age
If you have an older kiddo that is interested in the more spooky side of Halloween you gotta make these Spiders with Light Up Eyes . Combining spooky with electrical circuits! Can’t get more fun than that. My guys loved this. This is also a jumping off point for a deeper discussion of electricity.
For All Ages
8 STEM Challenge cards with a Halloween theme. Includes 8 challenge cards with additional instructions and follow up ideas.
Informational Texts with a Halloween theme. Combining language arts and science instruction. Ideas for how to implement fiction into the fun as well. Free BAT informational text preview.
Grab an entire bundle specifically designed for kids in grades 4-7. The bundle includes 3 informational text, vocabulary cards, multiplication cards, and story problem cards. All of these cards can be used with the included game board. There is also a full set of 16 STEM challenges (8 additional to the freebie).
FUN for EVERYONE