If you have younger kids that come to your door, take one out and show them how to crack the glow sticks to make them work, and remind them that this is a non-edible treat, just to be on the safe side. School Supplies Photo Credit Thinkstock This doesnt mean you should stock up on a bunch of boring No. 2 pencils. Instead, pick up some fun Halloween-themed pencils and erasers. You can even make little bags with a great holiday-inspired pencil, eraser, a small ruler and a few stickers. Just be sure to find really fun school items that the kids will want to take to school with them the next day. If you arent sure, bring your own kids along and them help you pick out items that they know their friends will enjoy. And have fun picking out crayons, notepads, stamps, markers, bookmarks, pencil toppers and more. Dress Up Items Photo credit YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images What kid doesnt love to play pretend? Younger kids enjoy the magic of make believe while even older kids think its funny to wear a silly mustache in their latest selfie. Have some fun with the trend and all the kids will love showing off their score from your house. Try handing out silly fake mustaches to all the kids, or go for temporary tattoos. Kids of all ages will have fun wearing the treats, plus these items last a lot longer. You can even find bulk bags of novelty eyeglasses, which would also make for a great Halloween treat. Bottled Water Photo Credit Thinkstock Youll be surprised what a big hit this can be. As the kids are out walking door to door, theyre going to get thirsty, and your house can be a quick, refreshing pick-me-up along their route. If you want to make them a little more special, you can pull the labels off and decorate the bottles with a little orange and black ribbon. You can also print a bunch of Halloween-themed jokes onto sticker paper and add a quick laugh to each bottle.
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