15 Naughty And Funny Pranks To Play On Kids

Pranks For Kids

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A smile is the best curve that one can have, and if the kids have it, then there is nothing like it. Laughter is contagious but bringing it on to everyone is difficult. A lot of people are not open to the idea of pranks because they could be offensive, but what if pranks were made fun? Well played and easy harmless pranks for kids could be a good means of interaction, so why not try them?

Momjunction brings you its best compilation of funny pranks to play on your child for this April fools’ day.

Naughty And Funny Pranks For Kids:

1. Sponge Cakes:

One of the oldest and hilarious ones in the book, this will force your kids to sharpen their observation skills. It’s very simple and here’re the steps to get this done effortlessly:

You Will Need:

  • A piece of sponge
  • Chocolate sauce
  • Icing

How To:

  1. Take the piece of sponge and decorate it with flavored icing and chocolate sauce.
  2. To make it more tempting, you may add some edible colors or colored sugar candy sticks.
  3. Serve the seemingly tasty ‘cake’ on a platter to your kids and watch as he tries to take a bite of it.

They would want to have more of the food you cook than cakes!

[ Read: Silly Jokes For Kids ]

2. Frozen Morning Cereal:

Get ready to make your kid clueless. The sleepy eyes will make this more enjoyable. The clanking on the spoon and the frozen food will make all of you laugh out loud.

You Will Need:

  • Cereals
  • Milk

How To:

  1. In a bowl, add milk with your kid’s favorite breakfast cereals.
  2. Place the bowl in a freezer for the night so that it freezes.
  3. In the morning before your children wake up, add some liquid milk and serve their breakfast.

Your kid will continue to guess as to what went wrong with the breakfast.

3. Bigger Feet:

It could get funnier if you acted confused and dazed in the morning. The moment your kid wakes up, tell him that you suspect his feet have grown bigger.

You Will Need:

  • Your kid’s shoes
  • Toilet paper

How To:

  1. Roll up the toilet papers and stuff it inside the toe of the shoe he wears.
  2. Then just put it by his bedside and watch the fun as he tries to force his feet in before realizing that something is wrong.

Call it quits before he demands a new pair of shoes.

4. A Bloody Cough:

This is a prank for little kids that might scare them, but the laugh you’re going to share after the prank is worth it. It’s a very simple trick.

You Will Need:

  • Tomato sauce
  • Tissue

How To:

  1. Take some tomato sauce in your mouth and act like you’re coughing hard.
  2. As you cough, spit out some of the tomato sauce in the tissue.

Enjoy the fun as you see your kid freak out but reveal the secret quickly in case he panics and tries to call a doctor.

5. Tabasco Sauce Prank:

You can act like the perfect host with this trick, which will make the others roll on the floor laughing their lungs out while the victim tries to find some water or sweet.

You Will Need:

  • Tabasco sauce
  • Refreshment drink
  • A straw

How To:

  1. First, dip the straw into a bottle of Tabasco sauce and close the straw-hole with your finger.
  2. Then take out the straw from that bottle and put it in a bottle or glass of refreshment drinks that you intend to serve your kid.
  3. As your child tries to have the drink, all he gets is the sauce as the straw is filled with it.

Just enjoy the scene as his face turns red before he understands that this is no refreshment drink.

[ Read: Knock Knock Jokes For Kids ]

6. Wild Animal Attack:

To execute this prank, you can plan a trip to the countryside or near a jungle. You can be the perfect parents who take your kid on a trip and then freak them out at night.

You Will Need:

  • Music player
  • Sharp claws

How To:

  1. As your kid sleeps in the room in a cabin house with glass windows, use the music player to produce growling sound made by the animals.
  2. To enhance the effect you can use loudspeakers but slowly turn the volume higher and not in one go.
  3. With the claws, make some scratching on the glass panes and wait for your child to wake up.

Do not overdo it lest it turns to be too scary to be fun for your kid.

7. Fly Eater:

This one might make your child nauseous and can get him to wonder what’s wrong with you. You can act like a robust and powerful mummy before bursting into laughter, and divulge the truth.

You Will Need:

  • A fly swatter
  • A dark raisin
  • A large napkin

How To:

  1. Before you begin the act, make sure that you have a dark raisin hidden inside a napkin.
  2. Then you act as if you just whacked a fly with the swatter.
  3. Immediately go and grab the fly (raisin) and put it in your mouth.

“A fly-eating mama?”, is what your child’s expression could look like.

8. Mashed Potato Sundae:

This is one of the cool pranks for kids. It is the trick where you get to play the coolest mom before embarrassing your kid. You can declare that you’re preparing sundaes for dinner and get your kid excited. When he realizes that it’s just mashed potato, his face will turn red immediately.

You Will Need:

  • Mashed potatoes
  • Gravy and chocolate sauce
  • Cherry (optional)

How To:

  1. Put the mashed potatoes like ice cream balls in a large glass.
  2. Decorate it with hot gravy and chocolate sauce just like a typical sundae.
  3. To highlight the effect, add a red cherry on the top of it.

Keep some real sundaes ready to appease your child as you cannot disappoint him too much.

9. Night Bed:

This one is a good prank for kids to play on that will make them love you more. You just need to play the bad or hard mom till your kid sees the bed before sleeping.

You Will Need:

  • You can buy some of his favorite toys or the things he loves, to decorate the bed.

How To:

  1. When your kid is away, make up his bed for the night with his favorite toys or things he adores.
  2. As he comes back, act like a harsh mother, and ask him to get ready for bed soon. A bit of howling and screaming will enhance the effect.

Then wait till he sees the bed and comes running back to you to hug you tight.

10. Sticky Fingers:

This one will make your kid scream while you are unable to control your laughter.

You Will Need:

  • Some sticky substance like glue, jam, honey, etc.

How To:

  1. Based on where you put the substance this trick will change. If you apply it on the telephone receiver, you can give a call and ask your kid to receive the call. If you apply it on the door knob, you can ring the bell and ask your kid to check who has arrived.

Have fun with him as he tries to get rid of the sticky thing.

[ Read: Snowman Jokes For Kids ]

11. Brownies Or Brown-E’s:

Kids love brownies, and when you declare that you’ve made or brought brownies for them, they’ll so much love you until you disclose the prank and see them red-faced.

You Will Need:

  • Brown colored ‘E’ alphabets
  • Silver foil (optional)

How To:

  1. Tell your kids that you would be serving brownies during the snacks time.
  2. As they sit to enjoy the snacks, provide them with boxes covered with silver foils.
  3. Their humiliation will have no limit when they find they have got brown-E instead of brownies.

Just like the sundaes, keep some brownies ready for them to eat.

12. Principal Prank Call:

This is one of the most common and easy pranks for kids, you can watch your kid sweat.

You Will Need:

  • To act well
  • Prepare the list of things you will say.

How To:

  1. You need to call on the home phone and explain in an angry tone, all the things that your kid has gone wrong with.
  2. You can also add that you, the principal, wants to meet the parents soon.

Stop it before he begins crying out of fear.

13. Wear A Weird Wig:

This one trick is ancient and simple.

You Will Need:

  • A wig that makes you look outrageous.

How To:

  1. Wait until it is time for your kids to come home from school.
  2. Put on the wig just before they come.
  3. Open the door and show them your new hair cut.

See how they ‘appreciate’ their mother’s new style.

14. Switching Beds:

When your kid finds that he was sleeping in someone else’s bed all night, it will leave him all dazed and confused.

You Will Need:

  • Nothing but the beds, as such.

How To:

  1. Let your kids sleep in their beds
  2. Shift them to each other’s place after they fall asleep.

They will wake up to find out they aren’t there where they are supposed to be.

15. Nail Polished Soap:

The fun gets heightened when your kid is late for school or to a party.

You Will Need:

  • Nail polish
  • Soap bar

[ Read: Halloween Jokes For Kids ]

How To:

  1. You need to cover soap bar completely with nail polish and leave it for your kid to use.
  2. The soap won’t lather due to the nail-polish, and this will make him confused.

The more he hurries to get ready, the more puzzled he would be.

Got more prank ideas for kids in mind? Let us know below!

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