Constructing this make is a great way of helping your child to develop their hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills, as they paint and decorate a range of containers to create a spooky castle. Encourage your child to be as imaginative as they like with the design and look of their castle. Be on hand if they need some help with the task.
How to extend the magic
Why not extend your castle by making some more buildings together? You could also make a moat from some kitchen foil (or blue tissue paper) and some little people (from modelling clay) to live in your castle (perhaps a king, queen or wizard?).