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Big Pumpkin Storytelling Paper Plate Craft

Total Time30 mins
Keyword: Craft, Halloween, Kids Activity


  • Orange craft paint
  • Paint brushes
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Green ribbon (affiliate link), string, or yarn
  • Paper plates (2 per pumpkin)
  • Crayons or markers
  • Green craft paper
  • Tape
  • Big Pumpkin Printable


  • Have child paint the top of one paper plate and the bottom of a second paper plate orange and set aside to dry.
  • Have child color the characters on the printable, cut them out (along the outside only, the gray line is for folding not cutting), line them up according to the story (pumpkin, witch, ghost, vampire, mummy, bat, pumpkin pie), fold them in half, and glue them to a piece of ribbon. The Printable is available here: https://alittlepinchofperfect.com/big-pumpkin-halloween-paper-plate-craf/
  • Print the pumpkin stems on green paper and have child cut them out.
  • Find the paper plate that is orange on the bottom and cut off the top. Tape the ribbon to the unpainted side of the paper plate. Glue it to the top of the second orange plate and your done!