With all of the class shindigs, town fests and block parties that Halloween inspires, you’ll want to have a few kid-friendly crafts at the ready. Creating mini monsters gets easy as pumpkin pie when you use supplies already lying around the house. Click through to find your go-to DIY goblins and ghouls.

Frankenstein Gift Box

Give your friends a ghoulish gift this year by having little helping hands fashion a few of these super easy Frankenstein gift boxes. With the template available for (free) download over at Shari's Berries: construction paper, markers, glue and of course, googly eyes, are all you'll need for this easy project.

photo: Shari's Berries via flickr creative commons

What is your favorite Halloween craft to do with your family? Tell us in the comments section. 

— Ayren Jackson-Cannady