Terrifying twig skeleton

Age 6+

Activity Type

outdoor play

Activity Season

autumn spring summer winter

Activity Key Stage

Key Stage 2

Download the activity sheet (484 kb)
How to make a twig skeleton

Use twigs, seeds and leaves to create this spooky skeleton.

Use woodland items to make your skeleton – all you need is your imagination.

  • This activity is particularly perfect for Halloween
  • Try making a whole family of skeletons – you could even make a dog skeleton!
  • Keep your eyes peeled for the perfect materials

Leave your skeleton in the woods for other people to find.

Watch our video and get ready to make your own twig skeleton!

What is Scrapbook?


Save all your favourite Woodland Trust content in one place.

Find out more about Scrapbook