creepiness abounds

The Halloween scenes really started coming together today!

Carving pumpkins.

halloween planning day 3

halloween planning day 3

Making mashed potato ghosts.

halloween planning day 3

Drawing out the design for a bungee harness.

halloween planning day 3

Making invitations.

halloween planning day 3

The spiderweb cave.

halloween planning day 3

Telling the story of the journey through the creepy haunted house.

halloween planning day 3

Making gravestones.

halloween planning day 3

Building the guillotine.

halloween planning day 3

Gravestones.

halloween planning day 3

Collecting more leaves for the graveyard.

halloween planning day 3

halloween planning day 3

Zombies.

halloween planning day 3

Testing out the guillotine.

halloween planning day 3

Get ready for Friday! All are welcome to join us for an evening of fun and spooks at our school from 5pm – 7pm. Come on by!

prototypes

The kids created prototypes today for their Halloween extravaganza.

But first, they needed some practice in walking like zombies.

halloween planning day 2

Laying the foundation for the graveyard scene.

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

Carving apples to prepare for carving the real-deal pumpkins.

halloween planning day 2

Supply lists.

halloween planning day 2

Setting the scene: collecting leaves from the street for the graveyard.

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

Making a body.

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

Spider Cave, complete with webs.

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

A trip to Scrap!

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

Fake blood: corn syrup, cocoa powder, and red food coloring. They certainly fooled me.

halloween planning day 2

halloween planning day 2

A mystery plan, in the works!

halloween planning day 2