We have a great collection of Halloween paper plate crafts to make this holiday season truly enchanting for your little ones.
Whether you’re looking for simple and spooky ideas suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners or more intricate projects for elementary school kids, our selection offers a diverse range of craft ideas. Using simple materials like paper plates, paint, and markers, kids can create their own adorable Halloween decorations.
From charming pumpkin designs to wicked witches, spooky ghosts, and silly monsters, our assortment is sure to captivate the imagination of young crafters. Some of them come with free printables to make the activity even more engaging.
So, take your time to browse our collection and find the perfect Halloween paper plate crafts to make the most out of this spooktacular season!
Halloween paper plate crafts
Rocking paper plate witch craft | Crafts by Ria
This cool paper plate witch craft is an awesome way for kids to feel the Halloween fun and make their own magical decorations. When kids give the paper plate witch a little tap, they can make their witches swing back and forth, adding some spooky magic to the Halloween celebrations!
Rocking paper plate pumpkin craft | Crafts by Ria
Autumn is just right for creating a paper plate pumpkin craft with kids. Our moving paper plate pumpkin, or Jack’O’Lantern, is a really simple craft that can help your little ones get excited for Halloween! It’s perfect for a last-minute activity that’s lots of fun!
Paper plate Frankenstein craft | Simple Everyday Mom
Is Halloween a family favorite, but you prefer to keep it friendly and not too scary for the kids? If that’s the case, you’ll enjoy creating this paper plate Frankenstein craft with your children!
DIY paper plate spider craft | Hello wonderful
This cute spider craft is simple, enjoyable, and just right for embracing the Halloween fun. It is a perfect project to share with the kids. You can even create a whole bunch of paper plate spiders to make it even more entertaining!
Paper plate handprint spider and web | In the play room
This fun spider craft helps children practice threading as they create the spider’s web. It’s a great way to improve their fine motor skills and strengthen their little hand muscles while crafting.
Paper plate moving eyes craft | Kids craft room
This moving eyes cat craft is a fun craft idea for Halloween! The eyes are placed on a strip of cardboard, and when you pull or push it, you can make the eyes move from one side to the other.
Paper plate monster craft | Little Ladoo
If you want a fun and simple Halloween craft to enjoy with the kids, check out the Paper Plate Monster Craft! You can make a bunch of colorful and spooky (or not so spooky) creatures using paper plates.
Paper plate spider web craft | Messy Little Monster
Toddlers, preschoolers, and older kids will all enjoy making this easy paper plate spider web. It’s a fun way to improve their hand skills and get into the Halloween spirit.
Paper plate marble maze | Buggy and buddy
Create a pumpkin patch-themed marble maze using a paper plate in this Halloween STEM challenge for kids! Kids will have fun and learn about physics ideas like balance and gravity as they make mazes and obstacles for marbles to go through the marble mazes.
Paper plate haunted mansion | Mombrite
The best way to feel Halloween excitement is by making a spooky haunted house craft! And it’s super simple. All you’ll require are basic craft materials like construction paper, scissors, a paper plate, and glue.
More Halloween crafts with paper plates
Paper plate pumpkin | The best ideas for kids
This simple paper plate pumpkin craft is a super cute Halloween project for kids! Children can enjoy creating their own silly pumpkin faces or use a free printable template to mix and match various eyes, noses, and mouths!
Halloween paper plate lantern | Red Ted Art
This homemade lantern is great for both Halloween (to light up those dark paths) and for a bonfire night. You can also make them to decorate your kids’ room.
Paper plate mummy | Our kid things
These paper plate mummies are loads of fun. You can get creative by making your mummies in different colors, such as green or purple, or go for a black mummy.
Zombie paper plate craft | Simple Everyday Mom
This zombie paper plate craft is not just simple to create; it’s also a lot of fun. It comes with a free printable template that makes it easy for kids to follow along.
Pumpkin paper plate craft | Easy Peasy and fun
This Halloween project for kids is ready to shine because it closely resembles a real carved pumpkin, and the charming little tea light candle creates that Halloween magic.
Paper plate ghost | Crafts by Amanda
Transform a regular paper plate into this cute paper plate ghost with the kids! It’s an enjoyable Halloween craft to create and use for decorating your pumpkin painting party or a kid-friendly Halloween event!
Halloween washi tape wreath | 3 Dinosaurs
Kids will enjoy creating various decorative paper plate wreaths using Washi tape. It’s an easy craft for kids, and it helps them improve their hand coordination. These wreaths also add a touch of fun to your home decor.
Halloween themed paper plate pumpkin craft | Kiddy charts
Paper plate monster craft | Taming little monsters
This Paper Plate Monster Craft is a fun and simple arts and crafts project for kids to enjoy this Halloween. Give it a try at home or in the classroom for a delightful way to express your creativity.
Fun rocking spider paper plate craft | Homeschool and happiness
Kids will have a blast crafting this adorable paper plate spider with googly eyes! It’s a fun spider project that can be enjoyed during Halloween or any time of the year just for the fun of it.
Paper plate bat craft | Easy peasy and fun
Have some Halloween fun by learning how to turn a simple paper plate into a cute yet slightly spooky paper plate bat. This is one of the simplest Halloween craft activities, perfect for a classroom project or a fun project to do at home with your kids.
Black and white cat craft | The craft train
Create a black and white cat craft with paper plates and a few simple materials. It’s a fun and easy craft project for kids who are cat enthusiasts or for adding a feline touch to your Halloween decorations.
More Easy Halloween craft ideas
We have a bunch of other simple Halloween craft ideas for kids to explore as well.
We’ve got this adorable, haunted house craft made with popsicle sticks. It comes with free printable Halloween characters that you can cut out and stick to your popsicle stick haunted house. Children will have a blast decorating their haunted house to make it as spooky as they like!
Is your little one a fan of cats? How about creating a charming paper bowl cat craft? These playful kitty crafts are a great craft for Halloween or a fun family project, no matter the time of year!
Halloween is here once more, and we’ve got an enjoyable handprint bat craft flying puppet for kids to create! It includes a free bat template, making it an incredibly simple Halloween project for little ones.