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Halloween is the best time to plan a visit to the pumpkin patch for your kids. And why not pair this with a fun and easy pumpkin headband crafting activity?

Halloween is all about pumpkins, carving, making pumpkin dishes etc. Then why not involve your kids in some pumpkin activities with a simple pumpkin headband crafting and coloring?

Pumpkin headband for kids

Pumpkin Paper Hat: Perfect Activity for Halloween or Thanksgiving

Crafting and coloring are perfect activities for creative young kids. They will love this easy-to-make craft. Make this with little ones at home and be ready for the Halloween fun.

Paper Hats for the Halloween Party

Halloween parties are so much fun! One of our friends has been organizing such a party for several years and invites the whole neighborhood. We party before going trick or treating.

Making paper hats could be a fun party activity for young kids. Set up a coloring table on the side and invite little ones to make their own Halloween headbands.

No need for many supplies. Just scissors for cutting and tape. Kids can used the colored pumpkin headband or color the black and white template version.

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Pumpkin headband for preschoolers and older kids

Paper Hats for Thanksgiving

You can also make these pumpkin paper crowns for Thanksgiving. Keep kids entertained while mom is busy cooking or baking.

Or your kids can create them with their grandparents and enjoy quality time together.

Another option is to have one ready for the each of your guests’ children to color prior to enjoying the Thanksgiving dinner. Here are ten more Thanksgiving hat options.

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Halloween Pumpkin headband for kids

Excellent Coloring Craft for Preschoolers

If you are a preschool teacher, this is a perfect activity to use in the classroom with your students. The pumpkin paper crown comes with two templates, one is colored and the other one is black and white. The black and white template is for coloring.

Have these pumpkin paper hats colored for the Halloween classroom party. For a variety of headbands, you can also use this pumpkin patch paper crown.

Thanksgiving Pumpkin headband for kids

Benefits of Coloring

Coloring is an excellent way for kids to practice their grasping movements and it helps develop hand and finger strength. Moreover, when they are involved in coloring, they improve their focus, stimulate creativity, and work on their fine motor skills.

Save with Bundles

This pumpkin headband is part of an amazing 9 fall paper hat bundle.

9 fall paper hats for kids: color, cut and wear

Cool Facts About Pumpkins

Here are some fun facts about pumpkins:

  • Pumpkin is a fruit and not a veggie, as you may think
  • The pumpkin plant is also edible, from leaves to seeds
  • The world’s heaviest pumpkin was grown in Italy in 2021, weighing around 2,702 pounds

Pumpkin Headband

Easy Pumpkin paper hat for kids

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How to Make the Pumpkin Headband

Print the headband on white paper.

Color the front piece and the side panels (if using the black and white version) and cut them out.

tape the side panels

Tape two side panels to the front piece.

Pumpkin paper crowns for kids

Bend the headband into a circle. Wrap it around the kid’s head to check for fit. Tape the ends together.

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