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HalloweenTrick-or-TreatBag

Trick-or-Treat Bag


Spend a fun fall afternoon with your child creating a trick-or-treat candy bag for her to use on All Hallows' Eve.

Materials:
  • Canvas tote bag (sold at local craft stores)
  • Tempera paints (Halloween colors)
  • Paintbrush
  • Paper plates
  • Scissors
  • Wiggle eyes, felt, glitter, buttons, or other decorative materials
  • Fabric glue
  • Newspaper
Directions:
  • Lay newspaper over your work area in case of spills.
  • Pour a bit of paint on a paper plate.
  • Have your child decorate the bag with paintings of witches, black cats, pumpkins and ghosts, using her fingers, handprints or paintbrushes.
  • Add any other designs or decorative items on the bag.
  • Let the bag dry completely - then fill it with treats on Halloween!

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August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.