Jack 'O Lantern for Halloween

Halloween Teacher Resources

Halloween falls on Monday, October 31, 2016. Explore the literature, customs, and history of Halloween, using our worksheets, lessons, and activities. You'll find everything from costume patterns and printable Halloween masks to counting activities and vocabulary lessons. Students love this autumn holiday—take advantage of it! Integrate these Halloween resources into your classes to enhance cross-curricular study for all grade levels.

Halloween Videos

Halloween History: Videos & Activities
Day of the Dead Videos & Activities

Halloween Slideshows

Favorite Halloween Activities Slideshow, Grades K-8
Top 10 Halloween Games, Grades K-8
Top 13 Halloween Books for the Classroom
More Slideshows


A Note About Witches: Fill-in-the-Blanks
Reading Warm-Up 118 for Gr. 3 & 4: Contemporary Realistic Fiction
Curious George Mask
Creating Halloween Word Problems
Frankenstein Teacher's Guide
Blank Mask
Halloween Hink Pinks
More Popular Halloween Printables

Lesson Plans

Halloween Lessons
Which Foods Contain Sugar?
Halloween Word Game
The Witch's Wart
Walk on the Witch: Musical Chairs for Halloween
Have a Halloween Party
Find the Pumpkins


"Choose Your Own Adventure" Stories
Top 10 Halloween Games, Grades K-8
The Black Cat Vocabulary Definitions
Day of the Dead Evaluation Rubric
Top 10 Halloween Costume Patterns & Accessories
The Black Cat -- Annotated for Readers Theatre
Gross Recipes for Halloween
More Popular Halloween Activities

Reading, Language Arts, & Halloween Connected

"Choose Your Own Adventure" Stories
Selected Horror Stories of Stephen King
Halloween Lessons
Frankenstein Reading Guide
The Graveyard Book Reading Guide
A Halloween Puzzle
Halloween Books for Young Readers
More Popular Halloween Reading & Language Arts Activities

Science & Halloween Connected

Cat Bulletin Board
Which Foods Contain Sugar?
Backyardigans Character Mask: Tasha
Backyardigans Character Mask: Austin
Backyardigans Character Mask: Pablo
Backyardigans Character Mask: Tyrone
Backyardigans Character Mask: Uniqua

Social Studies & Halloween Connected

"Choose Your Own Adventure" Stories
Halloween Videos & Activities
Halloween History
Gross Recipes for Halloween
Halloween Safety Tips
Find the Pumpkins
Halloween Traditions
More Social Studies & Halloween Resources

Mathematics & Halloween Connected

An Outdoor Night Lantern
Wilma Witch's Party
Pumpkin Count
Match the Monsters
The Same: Drawing Monsters
More Math & Halloween Resources

Art, Music, & Halloween Connected

Halloween Lessons
Mask Template
Backyardigans Pirate Eye Patch
Halloween Patterns
Match the Costumes with Ladybug Girl
Pumpkins Coloring Page
The Little Green Witch Coloring Page
More Halloween Art & Music Activities

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October Calendar of Events
October is full of events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum! Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: Rosh Hashanah (begins sundown 10/2), World Space Week (10/4-10), World Teacher Day (10/5), Earth Science Week (10/9-15), Teen Read Week (10/9-15), Columbus Day (10/10), Metric Week (10/10-16), Chemistry Week (10/16-22), Black Poetry Day (10/17), Make a Difference Day (10/22), Black Tuesday (10/29/1929), and Halloween (10/31). Plus, celebrate Bullying Prevention Month, Computer Learning Month, Diversity Awareness Month, Family History Month, Fire Prevention Month, International Dinosaur Month, Learning Disabilities Month, and School Safety Month all October long!

Happy Halloween! Students love this fall holiday; take advantage of it! You'll find everything from costume patterns and printable Halloween masks to counting activities and vocabulary lessons.