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Mar 5, 2015
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Jack 'O Lantern for Halloween

Halloween Teacher Resources

Halloween falls on a Saturday in 2015, and as always, is October 31. Explore the literature, customs, and history of Halloween, using our lessons, printables, and resources. 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 and integrate these Halloween resources into any of your classes to enhance cross-curricular study for all grade levels.

Halloween Videos

Halloween History: 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
Curious George Mask
Mask Template
Backyardigans Character Mask: Austin
Cat Mask
Fill-In Story: A Scary Halloween
Halloween Patterns
More Popular Halloween Printables

Lesson Plans

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


"Choose Your Own Adventure" Stories
Open-Ended Spooky Stories
Top 10 Halloween Worksheets & Craft Ideas (Grades K-2)
The Black Cat Vocabulary Definitions
Mysterious Sounds Game
Day of the Dead Evaluation Rubric
Top 10 Halloween Games, Grades K-8
More Popular Halloween Activities

Reading, Language Arts, & Halloween Connected

Selected Horror Stories of Stephen King
The Widow's Broom Teacher's Guide
Frankenstein Reading Guide
Boo to You, Katie Kazoo!
Frankenstein Teacher's Guide
The Graveyard Book Reading Guide
Halloween People, Places, and Things
More Popular Halloween Reading & Language Arts Activities

Science & Halloween Connected

Cat Bulletin Board
Backyardigans Character Mask: Pablo
Cat Bulletin Board Example
Backyardigans Character Mask: Tasha
Backyardigans Character Mask: Tyrone
Backyardigans Character Mask: Uniqua
Pumpkin Seed Snack

Social Studies & Halloween Connected

Halloween Safety Tips
Witch's Shadow
Gross Recipes for Halloween
December Holidays Bingo
Spider and the Flies
Halloween Traditions
Holiday Bingo (K-4)
More Social Studies & Halloween Resources

Mathematics & Halloween Connected

Gravestone Facts
Tiny Things Scavenger Hunt
Spider Search
Wilma Witch's Party
Creating Halloween Word Problems
Match the Monsters
The Same: Drawing Monsters
More Math & Halloween Resources

Art, Music, & Halloween Connected

Jack-o'-Lantern Mobile
Chalk Stencil Ghosts
Box Jack-o'-Lantern
Last-Minute Halloween Ideas
Halloween Lessons
Alice & Greta Coloring Page
More Halloween Art & Music Activities
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Galactic Hot Dogs Reading Marathon
Join the Galactic Hot Dogs Reading Marathon! Read each episode as it's re-released with newly revealed facts, behind-the-scenes illustrations, and the inside scoop. Make it official by pledging on the blog to read each chapter with Cosmoe. Your students will love following the exploits of these space travelers, and you'll love the educational elements that can easily be paired to the stories.

Handwashing Awareness
Kids are especially susceptible to contracting and spreading viruses during the winter months. Prevention starts with proper handwashing. Show students how to keep germs away.

March Calendar of Events
March is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: National School Breakfast Week (3/2-6), World Orphan Week (3/4-11), Boston Massacre (3/5/1770), Daylight Saving Time Begins (3/8), International Women's Day (3/8), Teen Tech Week (3/8-14), Pi Day (3/14), St. Patrick's Day (3/17), Spring Begins (3/20), Make Your Own Holiday Day (3/26), and World Theatre Day (3/27). Plus, celebrate Deaf History Month (3/15-4/15), Music In Our Schools Month, Women's History Month, and Youth Art Month!

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.

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Women's History Month
March is Women's History Month. Talk to your students about the accomplishments women have made—as well as the adversity they have faced.