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Creepy Zombie Crafts for Kids that Will Delight, not Fright

Zombies. Just the word makes you think of a walking, dead creature or person with dirty clothes, dirty teeth, and a hunger for brains. Kids love the concept of zombies, and there is no better time to bring zombies to life than during Halloween season. These zombie crafts and activities provide fun hands-on and kid-friendly …

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How to Make Eyeball Slime That Will Gross Out Your Kids

When Halloween rolls around, I’m transformed into a kid again. Suddenly, all things creepy, scary, and gross are The Best Things Ever. One of my favorite things to do is bring each season into the classroom in a fun and hands-on way. During Halloween, Halloween STEM activities are a fun way to bring the creepy …

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Simple and Creative Bubbling Halloween Lava Lamp

We’ve put a spooky twist on the classic lava lamp experiment by adding spider legs to the mix to make a dancing spider science experiment. Kids will love this Halloween lava lamp! Halloween. It’s the time for witch costumes, pumpkin heads, and STEM activities. You might not think that the last thing fits in the …

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Edible Bacteria Candy Experiment: DIY Germs Candy

Bacteria… No one likes them, right? They make you sick and look so gross. But when it comes to Halloween, it’s time to embrace all things gross and disgusting. Gross out your friends and family by making this edible bacteria candy. This activity is perfect as part of your Halloween STEM challenges for middle school! …

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Xanthan Gum Bubbling Slime Recipe (completely glue-free!)

I had the idea to make this bubbling slime recipe into a witches brew with googly eyes to add a bit of creep factor to this fun science project for kids. Although it was meant to just be a classic science project, it ended up as a STEM activity because our first version of these …

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How to Make a Jello Brain Without a Mold

Gross out your kids, friends, and neighbors with this deliciously frightening jello brain recipe! No mold needed to make this jello brain STEM activity!  When we made our Halloween jello worms, we had a lot of leftover jello that was stuck between the straws. We didn’t want to waste it, so I asked Monkey what …

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