Take a look at these crafty ways to keep the kids occupied this half-term:

















These Halloween lanterns would make an enchanting edition to any display. Great for storytelling, too!











Salt dough, paint and a length of ribbon is all you need to make these pretty autumnal ornaments.












Upcycle empty juice or soup cartons to make these simple bird feeders.









Put all those collect conkers to good use by turning them into creative creatures.










Need a quick craft that isn’t too messy? These toilet roll bat buddies should do the trick.











Old egg cartons can be easily transformed into these spooky bat decorations.

 leaf man










When you’re out on a family walk, don’t forget to gather some leaves to make some fun, googly-eyed leaf people

















Use acorns and felt shapes to create these adorable little owls.


















Insert glow sticks into white balloons to make these ghostly faces.