Dancing Skeletons – Cotton Bud Skeletons

Dancing Cotton Bud Skeletons – a great preschool Halloween and/or Science activity!

Dancing Cotton Bud Skeletons - a fun preschool Halloween craft - Our Little House in the Country

If you follow us on Facebook then you may have seen this activity  on our page last week!  It is a super easy activity but lots of fun and really effective.  I have used this in school both for Halloween and science!

What you need:

– white cotton buds or straws
– black paper or card
– pva glue or any child friendly glue
– white chalk
– googly eyes (optional)
Dancing Cotton Bud Skeletons - a fun preschool Halloween craft - Our Little House in the Country

What to do:

– draw an upside down triangle to skull shape with the white chalk
– using the cotton buds start to create a skeleton shape
– glue in place
– cut the cotton buds to size if necessary (ribs, feet, hands etc)
– add googly eyes for a little fun!
– arrange the limbs in various positions to create dancing skeletons.
Dancing Cotton Bud Skeletons - a fun preschool Halloween craft - Our Little House in the Country
Have fun, be creative!
Ciara x

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